|Iowa Auditor of State|
|May 13, 2013-present|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Deputy Secretary of State of Iowa|
|Story County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections|
|Bachelor's||Iowa State University|
Mosiman, a CPA, is the first woman to hold the auditor's office in Iowa history.
Her appointment ran through December 2014, when Vaudt's term was scheduled to end, and she ran for full term as auditor in the 2014 elections. Mosiman was uncontested in the June 3 Republican primary and faced Democrat Jon Neiderbach in the general election. Mary Mosiman won the general election on November 4, 2014.
Mosiman holds a degree in accounting from Iowa State University and is a member of the Iowa Society of CPAs. She served as the auditor and commissioner of elections for Story County from 2001 until 2010, when she was appointed state deputy chief of elections under secretary of state Matt Schultz.
- B.S. in accounting - Iowa State University
Iowa Auditor of State (2013-present)
Mosiman was appointed Iowa Auditor of State on May 13, 2013, to fill the vacancy left by previous auditor David Vaudt's resignation on May 3, 2013. Mosiman was appointed by Gov. Terry Branstad and will serve the remainder of Vaudt's term, which began after his re-election on November 2, 2010. Until her appointment as state auditor, Mosiman had served as deputy Iowa Secretary of State under secretary Matt Schultz (R).
Elections & Appointments
Mosiman ran for election to a full term as auditor in the 2014 elections. She was uncontested for the Republican nomination in the June 3 primary and faced Democrat Jon Neiderbach in the general election on November 4, 2014.
|Iowa Auditor, 2014|
|Republican||Mary Mosiman Incumbent||56.9%||604,103|
|Election Results via Iowa Secretary of State.|
Mosiman was appointed State Auditor by Governor Terry Branstad on May 3, 2013. She succeeded David Vaudt, who was re-elected in 2010 and resigned on May 3, 2013, well in advance of his term's scheduled expiration.
Mosiman currently resides in Ames, Iowa with her husband Daniel. They have four daughters together.
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Mary + Mosiman + Iowa + Auditor"
- All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.
- Iowa down ballot state executive elections, 2014
- Iowa Auditor of State
- David Vaudt
- Terry Branstad
- Governor of Iowa
- KCRG.com, "Mosiman Named New Iowa State Auditor; First Female To Hold Post," May 13, 2013
- The Gazette, "Iowa state auditor Vaudt resigning," April 4, 2013
- Iowa Auditor of State, "David A. Vaudt, CPA," accessed May 30, 2012
- Office of the Governor of Iowa Terry Branstad, "Press release: Branstad names CPA Mary Mosiman as new state auditor," May 13, 2013
David Vaudt (R)
|Iowa Auditor of State
| Succeeded by|
State of Iowa
Des Moines (capital)
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | Auditor of State | Director of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Secretary of Agriculture | Director of Natural Resources | Commissioner of Labor | Chair of Utilities |
Iowa Supreme Court | Judicial Nominating and Qualifications Commission | Circuit Court of Appeals | District Courts | Judicial Nominating Commission | Judicial news | Judicial activist organizations |