Scott Ourth

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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Public Affairs Exec/Heavy Equipment Operator
Warren
87
01/09/2017 - 01/13/2019
26

Term

Serving third term in House.

Profession

Public affairs executive, operating engineer.

Education

Graduated from Hixson High School in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Received B.A. from Graceland College, Lamoni. Graduate work, Central Michigan University.

Memberships and Activities

Ex Officio Commissioner, Iowa Mental Health & Disability Services Commission (Appointed by the House Minority Leader, 2015); Ex Officio Trustee, Statewide Fire and Police Retirement System Board of Directors (Appointed by the Iowa House Minority Leader, 2013); Board of Directors, Warren County Philanthropic Partnership (2012–Present); Governor’s Rebuild Iowa Commission (Gubernatorial appointment, 2008); Board of Directors, Iowa Protection & Advocacy Services, Inc. (2008–2011), Vice-president, 2010; Alumni Board of Directors, Graceland University (2003–2011); Indianola Noon Lions Club (2008–Present); Board of Directors, Warren County Leadership Institute (2008–2010); Warren County Coalition Against Domestic Violence, (2007–2011); Iowa Izaak Walton League 2015 “Legislator of the Year”; Warren Soil and Water Conservation Board 2016 “Friend of Conservation” Award; Raccoon River Watershed Association 2016 Legislator of the Year; Appalachian Trail “2000 Miler” Award, 2002; Outstanding Young Men of America; American Cancer Society Distinguished Service Award; American Heart Association Director’s Award; Who’s Who Among American University and College Students; Dean’s List; Student Government Award.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1959 in Columbia, Missouri. Raised in Morgantown, West Virginia, and Chattanooga, Tennessee, and resides in Ackworth.

Family Members

Wife, Dr. Heather Ourth; one son.

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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Legislator
Warren
86
01/12/2015 - 01/08/2017
26

Term

Serving second term in House.

Profession

Public affairs executive, operating engineer.

Education

Graduated from Hixson High School in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Received B.A. from Graceland College, Lamoni.

Memberships and Activities

Serves on the following boards of directors: Municipal Fire & Police Retirement System of Iowa, Warren County Philanthropic Partnership, Disability Rights Iowa, Warren County Leadership Institute, Graceland University Alumni, and Warren County Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Member, Community of Christ Church, Indianola Noon Lions Club.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1959 in Columbia, Missouri. Raised in Morgantown, West Virginia and Chattanooga, Tennessee. Resides in Ackworth.

Family Members

Wife, Dr. Heather Ourth; one son.

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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Legislator
Warren
85
01/14/2013 - 01/11/2015
26

Term

Serving first term in House.

Profession

Public affairs executive.

Education

Graduated from Hixson High School in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Received B.A. from Graceland College, Lamoni.

Memberships and Activities

Serves on the following boards of directors: Warren County Philanthropic Partnership, Disability Rights Iowa, Warren County Leadership Institute, Graceland University Alumni, and Warren County Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1959 in Columbia, Missouri. Raised in Morgantown, West Virginia and Chattanooga, Tennessee. Resides in Ackworth.

Family Members

Wife, Dr. Heather Ourth; one son.