Sen. Dornink, currently serving his first term in the Minnesota Senate, represents District 27, which includes Mower, Steele, Dodge and Faribault Counties.
Dornink is a member of the Senate Agriculture and Rural Development Finance & Policy Committee. He also serves as on the Capital Investment and Human Services Licensing Policy committees, as well as the Labor and Industry Policy committee where he is the Vice Chair.
Dornink and his wife, Vicky, have twelve children. They reside in Hayfield, MN.