Alumni in the Iowa Legislature

 

marti anderson

Contact Information

1717 Marella Trail

Des Moines, IA 50310

Office - (515) 281 - 3221

 

marti.anderson@legis.iowa.gov

 


Representative Anderson is serving her

1st term in the House.

Representative Marti Anderson

Democrat - House District 36
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Education:

B.A. in Social Work, University of Northern Iowa

 

 

Occupation:

 

 

 

Membership:


 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Environmental Protection

Human Resources

Judiciary

Public Safety


 

 

rick bertrand

Contact Information

1501 Peavey Street

Sioux City, IA 51105

Home - (712) 253 - 7096

 

rick.bertrand@legis.state.ia.us

 

Senator Bertrand is serving his

2nd term in the Senate.

Senator Rick Bertrand

Republican - Senate District 7
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Education:

B.A. in Political Science, University of Northern Iowa

 

 

Occupation:

Comercial Developer

 

 

Membership:

Member, Sioux City Community School Advisory Board
 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Commerce

Rules and Administration

Ways and Means


 

 

mark costello


Contact Information

37265 Rains Ave

Imogene, Iowa 51645

(515) 281 - 3221

 

mark.costello@legis.iowa.gov

 

Representative Costello is serving his

1st term in the House.

Representative Mark Costello

Republican - House District 23
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Education:

B.A. in Comp Info Systems, University of Northern Iowa

 

 

Occupation:

 

 

Membership:

 

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Human Resources

Labor

State Government

Veteran Affairs

Health and Human Services Appropriations Subcommittee


 

Senator  Jeff Danielson

Contact Information

3906 Monterey Drive

Waterloo, IA 50701

Home - (319) 236-0611

 

Jeff.Danielson@legis.state.ia.us

 

Senator Danielson is serving his

5th term in the Senate.

Senator Jeff Danielson

Democrat - Senate District 30

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Education:

A.A., Hawkeye Community College

B.A. in Public Administration, University of Northern Iowa

M.A. in Public Policy, University of Northern Iowa

 

Occupation:

Professional Firefighter, City of Cedar Falls

 

Membership:

Board Member, Black Hawk Economic Development

Board Member, Hawkeye Chapter Red Cross

Member, UNI Leadership Advisory Board

Member, Waterloo Exchange Club

Life Member, Cedar Falls AMVETS Post 49

Member, Iowa Firemen's Association

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Appropriations (Vice Chair)

Economic Growth/Rebuild Iowa

State Government (Chair)

Transportation

Veterans Affairs (Vice Chair)

Administration and Regulation Appropriations Subcommittee (Vice Chair)


Senator  William A. Dotzler, Jr.

Contact Information

2837 Cedar Terrace Drive

Waterloo, IA 50702

Home - (319) 296-2947

 

Bill.Dotzler@legis.state.ia.us

 

Senator Dotzler is serving his

6th term in the Senate

and previously served

3 terms in the House.

Senator Bill Dotzler

Democrat - Senate District 31

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Education:

A.A., North Iowa Area Community College

B.A. in Biology, University of Northern Iowa

 

Occupation:

Retired, Machine Operator & Labor Representative, Deere & Company

 

Membership:

Member, Gates Park Optimist Club of Waterloo

Member, AMVETS Post 31, Area 7 Regional Advisory Board

Charter Member, Blackhawk Leadership

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Appropriations

Economic Growth/Rebuild Iowa

Human Resources

Labor and Business Relations

Ways and Means

Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee (Chair)


 

 

Representative Chris Hagenow

Contact Information

1915 69th Street

Windsor Heights, IA 50322

 

Home - (515) 274-1652

Office - (515) 371-6429

 

Chris.Hagenow@legis.state.ia.us

 

Representative Hagenow is serving his

3rd term in the House.

Representative Chris Hagenow

Republican - House District 43

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Education:

B.A. in French and Political Science, University of Northern Iowa

J.D., University of Iowa

 

Occupation:

Attorney

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Administration and Rules

Judiciary

State Government

Ways and Means


 

Representative Curt Hanson

Contact Information

801 N Court Street

Fairfield, IA 52556

Home - (641) 472 - 3349

 

Curt.Hanson@legis.state.ia.us

 

Representative Hanson is serving his

3rd term in the House.

Representative Curt Hanson

Democrat - House District 82

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Education:

B.A. in Industrial Arts Teaching, University of Northern Iowa

M.A., University of Iowa

 

Occupation:

Retired, Teacher

 

Membership:

Member, Fairfield Kiwanis

Member, Fairfield Chamber of Commerce

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Agriculture

Education

Natural Resources (Ranking Member)

Education Appropriations Subcommittee


 

photo of Rita Hart

Contact Information

2764 - 130th Ave

Wheatland IA, 52777

Home - (563) 374 - 1368

 

rita.hart@legis.iowa.gov

 

Senator Hart is serving her

1st term in the Senate.

Senator Rita Hart

Democrat - Senate District 49
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Education:

A.A. North Iowa Area Community College

B.A. in English, University of Northern Iowa

M.A. in Educational Administration, University of Iowa

 

 

Occupation:

Farmer

 

Membership:

Member of the Clinton County Coordinating Justice Commission

Member of the Clinton County Planning and Zoning Commission

An International Exchange Coordinator

Befriender at Genesis West Hospital, Davenport

Member and cantor at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Long Grove
 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Agriculture

Economic Growth/Rebuild Iowa

Eduction

Local Government

Veterans Affairs

Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee


Representative Dave Jacoby

Contact Information

2308 North Ridge Drive

Coralville, IA 52241

 

Home - (319) 358-8538

Office - (319) 354-2272

 

David.Jacoby@legis.state.ia.us

 

Representative Jacoby is serving his

6th term in the House. 

Representative David Jacoby

Democrat - House District 74

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Education:

B.S. in Liberal Studies, University of Northern Iowa

 

Occupation:

Owner, Dave's Resale

 

Membership:

Member, Civil Service Committee

Member, Empowerment Board

Member, Mayor's Youth Board

Member, Iowa City Chamber of Commerce Economic Committee and Economic Growth Committee

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Commerce

Economic Growth

Veterans Affairs

Transportation, Infrastructure, and Capitals Appropriations Subcommittee

Administrative Rules Review Committee


anesa kajtazovic

Contact Information

1225 East Ridgeway Avenue

Waterloo, IA 50702

Home - (319) 504-2733

 

Anesa.Kajtazovic@legis.state.ia.us

http://www.anesaforiowahouse.com/

 

Representative Kajtazovic is serving her

2nd term in the House.

Representative Anesa Kajtazovic

Democrat - District 61

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Education:

B.A. in Business & Public Administration, University of Northern Iowa

 

Occupation:

Mortgage Analyst with GMAC Mortgage

 

Membership:

Member, Waterloo Community Development Board

Black Hawk Democratic Central Committee

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Appropriations

Commerce

State Government

Veterans Affairs

Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee


 

Contact Information

 5417 SE 29th St
Des Moines, IA 50320

Phone - (515) 999-0590 

 

brian.meyer@legis.iowa.gov

 

Representative Meyer is serving his

1st term in the House.

 

Representative Brian Meyer

Democrat - House District 33

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Education: B.A. in Political Science, University of Northern Iowa

 

  

Standing Committee Assignments:

Commerce


Judiciary


Transportation


petersen

Contact Information

4300 Beaver Hills Drive

Des Moines, IA 50310

Home/Office - (515) 279-9063

 

Janet.Petersen@legis.state.ia.us

 

Senator Petersen is serving her

1st term in the Senate

and previously served

6 terms in the House.

Senator Janet Petersen

Democrat - Senate District 18

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Education:

B.A. in Communications and Public Relations, 
University of Northern Iowa

M.A. in Integrated Communications, Drake University

 

Occupation:

Communications Consultant

 

Membership:

Member, DLC

Board Member, Des Moines Arts Festival

Board Member, Women in Public Policy

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Appropriations

Commerce (Vice Chair)

Government Oversight (Chair)

Judiciary

State Government

Ways and Means

State Government Efficiency Review Committee


 

Representative Walt Rogers

Contact Information

4202 Briarwood Drive

Cedar Falls, IA 50613

Home - (319) 277-5587

 

Walt.Rogers@legis.state.ia.us

http://www.smallersmarter.org/

 

Representative Rogers is serving his

2nd term in the House.

Representative Walt Rogers

Republican - House District 60

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Education:

B.A. in Technology, University of Northern Iowa

 

Occupation:

Director and Founder of Urban Hope Leadership

 

Membership:

Board Member, Alternatives Pregnancy Center

 

 Standing Committee Assignments:

Administration and Rules (Vice Chair)

Appropriations

Economic Growth

Education

Transportation


 

 

sandy salmon

Contact Information

9711 Streeter Rd

Janesville, Iowa 50647

(515) 281 - 3221

 

sandy.salmon@legis.iowa.gov

 

Representative Sandy Salmon 

is serving her

1st term in the House.

Representative Sandy Salmon

Republican - House District 63
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Education:

B.A. in Business Management, University of Northern Iowa 

 

Occupation:

 

 

Membership:

 

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Eduction

Natural Resources

Public Safety

Veterans Affairs

Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee


 

 

scheonjahn

Contact Information

221 Park Avenue

PO Box 117

Arlington, IA 50606

Home/Office - (563) 633-4065

 

Brian.Schoenjahn@legis.state.ia.us

 

Senator Schoenjahn is serving his

5th term in the Senate. 

Senator Brian Schoenjahn

Democrat - Senate District 32

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Education:

B.A. in Social Science, University of Northern Iowa

M.A. in Political Science, University of Northern Iowa

 

Occupation:

Career Educator and EMT

 

Membership:

Member, Iowa's Watershed Quality Planning Task Force

Volunteer EMT, Arlington Fire Department and Ambulance Service

Member, Board of Trustees, Mercy Hospital, Oelwein

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Appropriations

Commerce

Education (Vice Chair)

Local Government

Natural Resources and Environment

Education Appropriations Subcommittee (Chair)


wessel-kroeschell

Contact Information

518 Ash Avenue

Ames, IA 50014

Home - (515) 292-2904

 

Beth.Wessel-kroeschell@legis.state.ia.us

 

Representative Wessel-Kroeschell is serving

her 5th term in the House.

Representative Beth Wessel-Kroeschell

Democrat - House District 45

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Education:

B.A. in English Teaching, University of Northern Iowa

M.A. in Public Administration, Iowa State University

 

Occupation:

Legislator

 

Membership:

Volunteer, ACCESS (local domestic abuse shelter)

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Environmental Protection

Human Resources (Ranking Member)

Judiciary

Health and Human Services Appropriations Subcommittee


Representative Cindy Winckler

Contact Information

6 Thode Court

Davenport, IA 52802

 

Home - (563) 324 - 7927

Office - (563) 344 - 6418

 

Cindy.Winckler@legis.state.ia.us

 

Representative Winckler is serving her

7th term in the House.

Representative Cindy Winckler

Democrat - House District 90

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Education:

B.S. in Home Economics, Northeast Missouri State University

M.A. in Educational Technology, University of Northern Iowa

 

Occupation:

Educational Consultant

 

Membership:

Member, Eastern Iowa Small Business Development Center Advisory Board

Member, Iowa State Education Association

Member, NEA

 

Standing Committee Assignments:

Appropriations

Education

Human Resources

State Government