|Iowa House of Representatives District 70|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
|Profession||Director of Community Education, 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.
Koester is also President of the National Association of Community Education, and State Association of Community Education.
On November 4, 2008, Koester was elected to the 70th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Matt Pfaltzgraf (D).  Koester raised $70,455 for his campaign, while Pfaltzgraf raised $33,209. 
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 70|
|Kevin Koester (R)||12,043|
|Matt Pfaltzgraf (D)||10,355|
In 2008 Koester collected $70,455 in donations.
His four largest contributors were:
|Iowa Republican Party||$40,117|
|Iowa Credit Union League||$5,000|
|Iowans for Tax Relief||$2,000|
- Iowa House of Representatives - Rep. Kevin Koester
- Project Vote Smart profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
|Iowa House of Representatives District 70
| Succeeded by|
State of Iowa
Des Moines (capital)
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