Renita Fisher

Renita Fisher officially launched her campaign for House District 56A on Wednesday, Jan. 10.

Renita Fisher has officially launched her campaign to represent House District 56A in the Minnesota Legislature.

Fisher, who has lived in Burnsville for 17 years, hosted her launch party on Wednesday, Jan. 10. She’s hoping to land the DFL endorsement at the caucus on Feb. 6 as well as at the endorsing convention on March 24.

Drew Christensen, a Republican, is currently the representative for House District 56A.

Born in Guyana, South America, Fisher currently works as an Operational Risk Consultant. She has more than 16 years of experience in mortgage banking operations and management.

Fisher is also a volunteer and community organizer for local, state and national concerns. To learn more about her or her campaign, go to