Kevin Koester

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Kevin Koester
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Iowa House of Representatives District 70
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Republican
Profession Director of Community Education, Ankeny Community Schools
Website House site
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 membership



See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Koester is running for re-election to the 70th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 2, 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Koester was elected to the 70th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Matt Pfaltzgraf (D). [2] Koester raised $70,455 for his campaign, while Pfaltzgraf raised $33,209. [3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 70
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKevin Koester (R) 12,043
Matt Pfaltzgraf (D) 10,355

Campaign Donors


In 2008 Koester collected $70,455 in donations.[4]

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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Political offices
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Iowa House of Representatives District 70
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