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Mary Jo Wilhelm
Iowa State Senate District 8
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democratic
Profession Business Owner
Website Senate website
Mary Jo Wilhelm is a Democratic member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 8. Wilhelm was County Supervisor on the Howard County Board of Supervisors. She joined the Iowa State Senate in 2008.

Wilhelm is the founder/owner of Wilhelm Appraisers.

Committee assignments



On November 4, 2008, Wilhelm was elected to the 8th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating Mark Zieman (R). [1] Wilhelm raised $207,123 for her campaign, while Zieman raised $191,454. [2]

Iowa State Senate, District 8 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMary Jo Wilhelm (D) 14,862
Mark Zieman (R) 13,836

Campaign Donors


In 2008 Wilhelm collected $207,123 in donations.[3]

Her four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Senate Democratic Majority Fund $170,751
Iowa Federation of Labor AFL-CIO $5,400
Emily's List $4,535
Iowa Trial Lawyers Association $3,000


Wilhelm and her husband, Michael, have two children.

External links


  1. 2008 Iowa Election Results
  2. 2008 Money Raised, Iowa Candidates
  3. 2008 Contributions to Mary Jo Wilhelm
Political offices
Preceded by
Mark Zieman
Iowa Senate District 8
Succeeded by