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Tamara Yon

Teaching Specialist
Business Department
(218) 281-8176

Associated Majors

Courses Currently Teaching

GBUS 3107-001: Legal Environment in Business

Awards, Distinctions, and Honors

  • Named a 2004 “Rising Star” in Minnesota Law & Politics

  • 2006 Volunteer of the Year, Friends of the Crookston Public Library, Inc.

  • Editor-in Chief, North Dakota Law Review (1993 - 1994).

Educational Background

  • B.A., summa cum laude Political Science and Business Administration, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN

  • J.D., University of North Dakota School of Law, Grand Forks, ND


Board Member, Crookston Education Foundation

Director, Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota

Director/Treasurer, Crookston Friends of the Library

Judge, Ninth Judicial District of Minnesota, April 2006 to present

Licensed to practice law in both Minnesota and North Dakota

Practicing attorney in the law firm of Johannson, Rust, Yon, Stock & Rasmusson, P.A. from August 1994 to April 2006

President, 14th District Bar Association

In the News

September 24, 2018
Last fall Ethan Johnson started thinking about law school. This fall, he took the entrance exam and is applying for gap year employment. Johnson, a senior double major in business management and communication, always thinks ahead.