Sen. Dan Hughes

District 44
Room 2108
P.O. Box 94604
Lincoln, NE 68509
(402) 471-2805
Committee Assignments
  • Natural Resources
  • Transportation and Telecommunications
  • Reference
  • Executive Board
  • Legislative Performance Audit
  • Legislature's Planning Committee
  • Statewide Tourism And Recreational Water Access and Resource Sustainability (LB406)


Elected to Nebraska Legislature: 2014; re-elected 2018

Born June 5, 1956, in Imperial.

Education: Graduate of Venango High School, 1974; Northeastern Junior College, Sterling, Colo. (associate degree), 1976.

Family: Married Josie Hahn, Aug. 19, 1977; two children: Ashley and Tyler.

Occupation: Farmer, businessman.

Member: Nebraska Wheat Growers Association; Nebraska Cattlemen; Nebraska Farm Bureau; Grant Rotary Club; Venango Lions Club; Ag Builders of Nebraska; Grant Methodist Church.

Former member: Grant/Perkins County School Board, 1998-2010; Nebraska Wheat Board, 2006-14; Nebraska Ethanol Board, 1993-99; U.S. Wheat Associates (chairman, 2013-14).