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}}{{tnr}}'''Kevin Koester''' (b. June 3, 1954) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 70th District since 2009.
 
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Koester is Director of Community Education for Ankeny Community Schools.
 
Koester is Director of Community Education for Ankeny Community Schools.
  
He is a member of the Ankeny Chamber of Commerce, Ankeny Free Church, Ankeny School District Foundation Board, Ankeny Substance Abuse Project Board, Iowa Dollars for Scholars Board, United Way, and the Young Men's Christian Association Board.
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He is a member of the Ankeny Chamber of * [[Commerce Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Commerce]], Ankeny Free Church, Ankeny School District Foundation Board, Ankeny Substance Abuse Project Board, Iowa Dollars for Scholars Board, United Way, and the Young Men's Christian Association Board.
 
   
 
   
Koester is also President of the National Association of Community Education, and State Association of Community Education.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=103391 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Koester]</ref>  
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Koester is also President of the National Association of Community * [[Education Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Education]], and State Association of Community Education.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=103391 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Koester]</ref>  
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Koester has been appointed to the following committees:
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* [[Education Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Education]]
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* [[Ethics Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Ethics]], Chair
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* [[Human Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Human Resources]]
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* [[State Government Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|State Government]]
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Koester served on the following committees:
 
* [[Education Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Education]]
 
* [[Education Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Education]]
 
* [[Human Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Human Resources]]
 
* [[Human Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Human Resources]]

Revision as of 22:43, 20 April 2011

Kevin Koester
Kevin Koester.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 70
Incumbent
Assumed office
2009
Current term ends
2013
Political party Republican
Profession Director of Community * Education, Ankeny Community Schools
Website House website
Kevin Koester (b. June 3, 1954) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 70th District since 2009.

Koester is Director of Community Education for Ankeny Community Schools.

He is a member of the Ankeny Chamber of * Commerce, Ankeny Free Church, Ankeny School District Foundation Board, Ankeny Substance Abuse Project Board, Iowa Dollars for Scholars Board, United Way, and the Young Men's Christian Association Board.

Koester is also President of the National Association of Community * Education, and State Association of Community Education.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Koester has been appointed to the following committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Koester won re-election to the 70th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 70
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngKevin Koester (R) 12,655

2008

On November 4, 2008, Koester was elected to the 70th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Matt Pfaltzgraf (D). [3] Koester raised $70,455 for his campaign, while Pfaltzgraf raised $33,209. [4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 70
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngKevin Koester (R) 12,043
Matt Pfaltzgraf (D) 10,355

Campaign Donors

2008

In 2008 Koester collected $70,455 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $40,117
Iowa Credit Union League $5,000
Boesen, Edward $2,200
Iowans for Tax Relief $2,000

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