Willard R (Bill) Hansen

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State Senator
Republican
Insurance Executive, Realtor
Black Hawk
68
01/08/1979 - 01/11/1981
18

Cedar Falls 18th Senatorial District Republican Born March 11, 1931, in Cedar Falls, son of Thomas C. and Jennie D. Hansen. Graduated Cedar Falls High School 1949. Received B.S., Dana College. Married Maree Eike Lawson. Children: Bruce, Cheryl, Mark, Kimberly, Kay. Insurance consultant & realtor, Hansen and Hansen, Inc., Insurance and Real Estate 1955. Former president Cedar Falls Chamber of Commerce. Member Iowa Association of Independent Insurance Agents, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Board of Realtors, Elks, Rotary, Nazareth Lutheran Church. Recipient Jaycee Distinguished Service Award 1962, 1965 selected to appear in edition of Outstanding Young Men of America, Distinguished Service Award from Cedar Falls Education Association and Phi Beta Lambda 1972, University of Northern Iowa Alumni Service Award 1973. Two terms in House. Second term Senate. Assistant Minority Leader Senate, 1975-76-77-78. President Pro Tempore 1978-80.

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State Senator
Republican
Insurance Executive, Realtor
Black Hawk
67
01/10/1977 - 01/07/1979
18

Cedar Falls 18th Senatorial District Republican Born March 11, 1931, in Cedar Falls, son of Thomas C. and Jennie D. Hansen. Graduated Cedar Falls High School 1949. Received B.S., Dana College. Married Maree Eike Lawson. Children: Bruce, Cheryl, Mark, Kimberly, Kay. Insurance consultant, Hansen and Hansen, Inc., Insurance and Real Estate 1955. Former president Cedar Falls Chamber of Commerce. Member Iowa Association of Independent Insurance Agents, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Board of Realtors, Beaver Hills Country Club, Elks, Rotary, Nazareth Lutheran Church. Recipient Jaycee Distinguished Service Award 1962, Distinguished Service Award from Cedar Falls Education Association and Phi Beta Lambida 1972, University of Northern Iowa Alumni Service Award 1973. Two terms in House. Second term Senate. Assistant Minority Leader Senate, 1975-76.

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State Senator
Republican
Insurance Executive, Realtor
Black Hawk
66
01/13/1975 - 01/09/1977
18

Cedar Falls Republican 18th Senatorial District Born March 11, 1931, in Cedar Falls, son of Thomas C. and Jennie D. Hansen. Graduated Cedar Falls High School 1949. Received B.S., education, Dana College. Married Maree Eike Lawson. Children: Bruce, Cheryl, Mark. Stepchildren: Kimberly, Kay. Insurance consultant, Hansen and Hansen, Inc., Insurance and Real Estate 1955. Former president Cedar Falls Chamber of Commerce. Member Iowa Association of Independent Insurance Agents, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Board of Realtors, Beaver Hills Country Club, Elks, Rotary, Nazareth Lutheran Church. Recipient Jaycee Distinguished Service Award 1962, Distinguished Service Award from Cedar Falls Education Association and Phi Beta Lambida 1972, University of Northern Iowa Alumni Service Award 1973. Two terms in Iowa House. First term Senate.

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State Senator
Republican
Insurance Executive, Realtor
Black Hawk
65
01/08/1973 - 01/12/1975
18

Cedar Falls Republican 18th Senatorial District Born March 11, 1931, in Cedar Falls, son of Thomas C. and Jennie D. Hansen. Graduated Cedar Falls High School 1949. Received B.S. in education, Dana College. Married to Maree Eike Lawson. Children: Bruce, Cheryl, Mark. Stepchildren: Kimberly and Kay. Insurance executive. President Hansen & Hansen, Inc., Insurance & Real Estate 1955. Former President Cedar Falls Chamber of Commerce, Iowa Association of Independent Insurance Agents, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Board of Realtors, Beaver Hills Country Club, Elks, Rotary, and Nazareth Lutheran Church. Appeared in 1955 edition Outstanding Young Men of America. Recipient Jaycee Distinguished Service Award 1962, Distinguished Service Award from Cedar Falls Education Association and Phi Beta Lambida 1972, and University of Northern Iowa Alumni Service Award 1973. Two terms in Iowa House. First term in Iowa Senate.

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State Representative
Republican
Insurance
Black Hawk
64
01/11/1971 - 01/07/1973
37

Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County Republican. Born March 11, 1931, in Cedar Falls, son of Thomas C. and Jennie D. Hansen. Graduated Cedar Falls High School 1949. Received B.S. in education, Dana College, married to Maree Eike Lawson. Children: Bruce, Cheryl, Mark. Stepchildren: Kimberly and Kay. Insurance executive. President Hansen & Hansen, Inc., Insurance & Real Estate 1955. Chairman Board Capital Security Corp. Vice-President Business Industrial Corporation. Former vice-president Cedar Falls Community School Board. Member Lutheran Church, Cedar Falls Chamber of Commerce, Iowa Association of Independent Insurance Agents, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Board of Realtors, Beaver Hills Country Club, Elks, and Rotary. In 1962 received Distinguished Service Award and in 1965 selected to appear in "Outstanding Young Men of America." Second term.

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State Representative
Republican
Insurance
Black Hawk
63
01/13/1969 - 01/10/1971
66

Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County Republican Born March 11, 1931, in Cedar Falls, Iowa, son of Thomas C. and Jennie D. Hansen. Graduated Cedar Falls High School 1949. Received a B.S. in education from Dana College. Children are Bruce, 13; Cheryl, 11; Mark, 8. Insurance executive. President Hansen & Hansen, Inc., Insurance & Real Estate 1955. Chairman of Board Capital Security Corp. Vice-president Business Industrial Corporation. Former vice-president of Cedar Falls Community School Board. Member of the Lutheran Church, Cedar Falls Chamber of Commerce, Iowa Association of Independent Insurance Agents, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Board of Realtors, Beaver Hills Country Club, Elks, and Rotary. In 1962 received Distinguished Service Award and in 1965 selected to appear in that year's edition of "Outstanding Young Men of America." Serving first term.

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