Birth: June 28, 1952, Cherokee. Parents: Dorrel A. and Myrna J. Huseman. Education: Graduate of Aurelia High School, 1970; Buena Vista College, 1974. Spouse: Barbara, 1974. Children: 2 daughters; Amy and Erin; 1 son, Neil. Profession and Activities: Farmer. Member: St. Paul Lutheran Church, LCMS, in Aurelia; Pork Producers; Farm Bureau; Soybean Association; International LLL; ASCS Committee. Former Little League president; former Cherokee Chamber Agriculture Committee; former officer and director of Cherokee County Farm Bureau. Various local boards and committees. Term: Third.
Birth: July 14, 1963, Des Moines. Parents: Ed and Lois Skinner. Education: Southeast Polk High School, B.A., social work, Briar Cliff College. Spouse: Dan. Children: 1 daughter, Kelli; 1 Son, Blake. Profession and Activities: Served two terms on Altoona City Council. Board member of Greater Des Moines Housing Trust Fund, Metropolitan Planning Organization, Altoona Family Home, and East Polk Interagency Association. Member: Pleasant Hill, Mitchellville and Altoona Chambers of Commerce. Term: Second.
Birth: October 1, 1956, Lincoln, NE. Parents: William and Mary Swanson. Education: B.A. degree in political science, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.P.A. degree , Drake University. Spouse: Steve, 1982. Children: 2 daughters, Stephanie and Shelby. Profession and Activities: Assistant Director, Corporate Relations for Principal Financial Group. Member: Valley Junction Foundation Board; Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute; Junior League of Des Moines; Plymouth Church; Variety Club of Iowa; PEO; Blank Children's Hospital Governing Board; Greater Des Moines Foundation Grant-Making Committee; Operation Downtown Board, chair. Term: Third.
Birth: August 3, 1968, Iowa City. Parents: Ivan and Carolyn Jager. Education: Graduated La Porte City H.S., B.A., history and political science, University of Dubuque. Military Service: U.S. Army Infantry, 1985-87, IA Army National Guard, 1987-91. Profession and Activities: Small business owner/operator. Member: Farm Bureau of Black Hawk Co.; NFIB; Pheasant's Forever. Pathways Behavioral Systems, Inc., board of directors. Judicial Magistrate Appointing Commission of Black Hawk Co. Past appointee: La Porte City Planning and Zoning Commission; Historical Preservation Commission. Term: First.
Birth: August 26, 1937, Rosendale, MO. Parents:
Glenn and Ulva Jenkins. Education: MBA, University of Iowa; B.S.
Mechanical Engineering, University of Missouri, Rolla. Spouse:
Kay. Children: 1 daughter, Julie; 3 sons, Michael, Ross and Dave.
Grandchildren: 8. Profession and Activities: Retired engineer
with Deere & Co. Member: Rotary, Cedar Hts. Presbyterian Church,
Birth: September 26, 1954, Dubuque. Parents:
Eugene "Micky" Hingtgen and Jean Noel. Education: Graduated
from Wahlert H.S.; B.A., Loras College, Dubuque (Maxima Cum Laude).
Children: 1 daughter, Sarah. Profession and Activities:
Sacred Heart Catholic Church; League of Women Voters; Former board member:
Dubuque Co. Assoc. for Retarded Citizens; Women's Recreation Assoc.;
National Catholic Basketball Tournament; Dubuque Co. Compensation Board;
Loras College Arts & Lecture Series. Chair, Dubuque Co. Democratic
Central Committee, 1982; Democratic National Convention Delegate; Floor
whip at 1984