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Nick Wagner

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Nick Wagner
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Iowa Utilities Board
Incumbent
In office
May 24, 2013 - present
Term ends
April 30, 2019
Years in position 1
PartyNonpartisan
Compensation
Base salary125,008
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Campaign $$562,027
AppointedMay 2013
Appointed byGov. Terry Branstad (R)
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Iowa House of Representatives District 36
2009-2013
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Iowa, 1996
Master'sUniversity of Iowa, 1998
Personal
BirthdayNovember 4, 1973
ProfessionElectrical Engineer
Websites
Office website

Nick Wagner (b. November 4, 1973) is a current member of the Iowa Utilities Board.[1] Wagner was appointed to the three-member Iowa Utilities Board by Gov. Terry Branstad to a term effective May 24, 2013 and ending April 30, 2019. Wagner's appointment is subject to confirmation by the Iowa State Senate during the 2014 legislative session.[2]

He previously served as a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 36 from 2009 to 2013. Before becoming a state legislator, Wagner served on the Marion City Council from 2004-2008.

Biography

Wagner is an Account Manager/Project Engineer with ESCO Group and an electrical engineer.[3]

He holds both a bachelor's and a master's degree from the University of Iowa, graduating in 1996 and 1998, respectively.

Education

  • Bachelor's degree - University of Iowa (1996)
  • Master's degree - University of Iowa (1998)

Political career

Iowa Utilities Board (2013-present)

Wagner was appointed to the three-member Iowa Utilities Board by Gov. Terry Branstad to a term effective May 24, 2013 and ending April 30, 2019.

Iowa House of Representatives (2009-2013)

Committee assignments

  • 2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Wagner served on the following committees:

  • 2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Wagner served on the following committees:

Elections & Appointments

2013

Wagner was appointed to the Iowa Utilities Board by Governor Terry Branstad on May 24, 2013 to succeed Darrell Hanson, whose term ended on April 30, 2013. Wagner's term will expire on April 30, 2019.[4][5] He serves alongside Sheila Tipton and current board chair Elizabeth Jacobs.

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Wagner ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 68. Wagner ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was defeated by Daniel Lundby (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[6][7]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 68, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDaniel Lundby 50.3% 8,480
     Republican Nick Wagner Incumbent 49.7% 8,363
Total Votes 16,843

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Wagner won re-election to the 36th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[8]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 36
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngNick Wagner (R) 10,574

2008

On November 4, 2008, Wagner was elected to the 36th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Gretchen Lawyer (D).[9] Wagner raised $296,075 for his campaign, while Lawyer raised $384,154.[10]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 36
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngNick Wagner (R) 10,737
Gretchen Lawyer (D) 8,634

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Wagner is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Wagner raised a total of $562,027 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 11, 2013.[11]

Nick Wagner's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House District 68 Defeated $140,147
2010 Iowa State House District 36 Won $33,878
2008 Iowa State House District 36 Won $296,075
2006 Iowa State House District 36 Defeated $91,927
Grand Total Raised $562,027

2010

In 2010 Wagner collected $33,878 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[12]


2008

In 2008 Wagner collected $296,075 in donations.[13]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $200,396
Concordia Group $30,000
Underwood, Stan $17,138
Iowans for Tax Relief $10,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Darrell Hanson
Iowa Utilities Board
2013-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 36
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Marti Anderson (D)