Background: AG Schmidt was previously Kansas State Senate Majority Leader, having served in the legislature since 2000. Prior to this, he served as an Assistant AG and Special Counsel to Governor Bill Graves. While in law school, AG Schmidt was an assistant to U.S. Senators Nancy Kassebaum and Chuck Hagel.

Current AG Leadership Positions: Vice-Chair of NAAG Midwestern Region; Vice-Chair of NAAG Human Trafficking Committee