Joan L. Hester

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State Representative
Republican
Homemaker
Pottawattamie
75
01/11/1993 - 01/08/1995
82

Birth: November 20, 1932, Persia. Parents: Waldron and Helen Goshorn. Education: Attended a rural grade school; graduated from Persia High School. Spouse: Jack Hester of Persia, 1951. Children: 4 daughters; 2 sons. Activities: Farmed for 32 years. Honey Creek postal clerk for several years. Member of Hazel Dell United Methodist Church. Governor's appointee to 4th District Judicial Nominating Commission. West Pottawattamie Farm Bureau, past women's chair. 4-H Leader West Pottawattamie County Youth Committee. Superintendent of Home Economics Projects at Westfair. Tri-Center School committees. Pork Producers. Live and Learn Extension Club. Republican township committee and numerous Republican positions. Business and Professional Women. Term: Fifth.

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State Representative
Republican
Homemaker
Pottawattamie
74
01/14/1991 - 01/10/1993
98

Birth: November 20, 1932, Persia. Parents: Waldron and Helen Goshorn. Education: Attended a rural grade school; graduated from Persia High School. Spouse: Jack Hester of Persia, 1951. Children: 4 daughters; 2 sons. Activities: Farmed for 32 years. Honey Creek postal clerk for several years. Member of Hazel Dell United Methodist Church. Governor's appointee to 4th District Judicial Nominating Commission. West Pottawattamie Farm Bureau, past women's chair. 4-H Leader West Pottawattamie County Youth Committee. Superintendent of Home Economics Projects at Westfair. Tri-Center School committees. Pork Producers. Live and Learn Extension Club. Republican township committee and numerous Republican positions. Business and Professional Women. Term: Fourth.

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State Representative
Republican
Homemaker
Pottawattamie
73
01/09/1989 - 01/13/1991
98

Birth: November 20, 1932, Persia. Parents: Waldron and Helen Goshorn. Education: Attended a rural grade school; graduated from Persia High School. Spouse: Jack Hester of Persia, 1951. Children: 4 daughters; 2 sons. Activities: Farmed for 32 years. Honey Creek postal clerk for several years. Member of Hazel Dell United Methodist Church. Governor's appointee to 4th District Judicial Nominating Commission. West Pottawattamie Farm Bureau, past women's chair. 4-H Leader West Pottawattamie County Youth Committee. Superintendent of Home Economics Projects at Westfair. Tri-Center School committees. Pork Producers. Live and Learn Extension Club. Republican township committee and numerous Republican positions. Business and Professional Women. Term: Third.

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State Representative
Republican
Homemaker
Pottawattamie
72
01/12/1987 - 01/08/1989
98

Born in Persia, November 20, 1932, daughter of Waldron and Helen Goshorn. Attended a rural grade school. Graduated from Persia High School, Married Jack Hester of Persia in 1951. Six children; two sons and four daughters. Farmed for 32 years. Honey Creek Postal Clerk for several years. Member of Hazel Dell United Methodist Church. Governor's Appointee to 4th District Judicial Nominating Commission, Member of the West Pottawattamie Farm Bureau - past women's chairman, 4-H Leader West Pottawattamie County Youth Committee, Supt. of Home Economics Projects at Westfair, Tri-Center School committees, Pork Producers, Ducks Unlimited, Live and Learn Extension Club, Republican township committee and numerous Republican positions. Second term.

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State Representative
Republican
Homemaker
Pottawattamie
71
01/14/1985 - 01/11/1987
98

Born in Persia, November 20, 1932, daughter of Waldron and Helen Goshorn. Attended a rural grade school. Graduated from Persia High School, Married Jack Hester of Persia in 1951. Six children; 2 sons and 4 daughters. Farmed for 32 years. Honey Creek Postal Clerk for several years. Member of Hazel Dell United Methodist Church. Governor's Appointee to 4th District Judicial Nominating Commission, Member of the West Pottawattamie Farm Bureau - past women's chairman, 4-H Leader West Pottawattamie County Youth Committee, Supt. of Home Economics Projects at Westfair, Tri-Center School committees, Pork Producers, Live and Learn Extension Club, Republican township committee and numerous Republican positions. First term.

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