Joan Miller Lipsky

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State Representative
Republican
Student
Linn
67
01/10/1977 - 01/07/1979
26

Cedar Rapids District 26 Republican Born April 9, 1919 in Cedar Rapids, daughter of John and Ruth Miller. B.S., Northwestern University. Attending University of Iowa Law School. Member: Temple Judah, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Art Association, Linn County Republican Women's Club, Hadassah, Sisterhood of Temple Judah, Mental Health Association, Woman's Club, Altrusa, Delta Kappa Gamma. Married Abbott Lipsky, 1941. Three children. Honorary J.D. Mount Mercy; 1976 Cedar Rapids Woman of the Year, Award from Foster Parents Ass'n; received Robert Kennedy Advocate Award, Iowa Ass'n of Developmentally Disabled. Assistant Minority Leader. Sixth term.

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State Representative
Republican
Legislator
Linn
66
01/13/1975 - 01/09/1977
26

Cedar Rapids District 26 Republican Born April 9, 1919 in Cedar Rapids, daughter of John F. and Ruth S. Miller. B.S., Northwestern University, graduate study University of Iowa 1940-41. Member Temple Judah, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Cedar Rapids Art Association, Linn County Republican Women's Club, Hadassah, Sisterhood of Temple Judah, Linn County Mental Health Association, Cedar Rapids Woman's Club, Altrusa, Delta Kappa Gamma. Married Abbott Bennett Lipsky, 1941. Children: Ann, John, Abbott, Jr. Mayor's Commission on Housing. Chairman Mayor's Commission on Alcoholism. Distinguished Service Award from Iowa Kidney Foundation 1972. Chairman Committee on Human Resources of Midwest Conference State Legislators. Member Intergovernmental Relations Committee National Legislative Conference. Fifth term.

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State Representative
Republican
Homemaker
Linn
65
01/08/1973 - 01/12/1975
26

Cedar Rapids District 26 Republican Born April 9, 1919, in Cedar Rapids, daughter of John F. and Ruth S. Miller. Graduate Northwestern University, B.S. Graduate study University of Iowa, 1940-41. Member Temple Judah, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Cedar Rapids Art Association, Linn County Republican Women's Club, Hadassah, Sisterhood of Temple Judah, Linn County Mental Health Association, Cedar Rapids Woman's Club, Altrusa, Delta Kappa Gamma. Married Abbott Bennett Lipsky, 1941. One daughter and two sons: Ann, John, and Abbott, Jr. Mayor's Commission on Housing. Chairman Mayor's Commission on Alcoholism. Distinguished Service Award from Iowa Kidney Foundation 1972. Chairman Employment Security Advisory Council. Chairman Committee on Human Resources, Midwest Conference State Legislators. Member Intergovernmental Relations Committee National Legislative Conference. Fourth term.

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State Representative
Republican
Housewife
Linn
64
01/11/1971 - 01/07/1973
46

Cedar Rapids Linn County Republican. Born April 9, 1919, in Cedar Rapids. Daughter of John F. and Ruth S. Miller. Northwestern University, B.S., 1940 and graduate study at the University of Iowa, 1940-41. Member of Temple Judah, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Cedar Rapids Art Association, Linn County Republican Women's Club, Hadassah, Sisterhood of Temple Judah, Linn County Mental Health Association, Cedar Rapids Woman's Club, Altrusa, Delta Kappa Gamma. Married Abbott Bennett Lipsky, 1941, and they have three children: Ann, John and Abbott, Jr. Psychologist, U. of Chicago Hospitals, 1941-42. Mayor's Commission on Housing. Chairman Mayor's Commission on Alcoholism. Housewife and Civic worker. Third term.

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State Representative
Republican
Housewife
Linn
63
01/13/1969 - 01/10/1971
48

Cedar Rapids Linn County Republican Born April 9, 1919, in Cedar Rapids. Daughter of John P. and Ruth S. Miller. Northwestern University, B.S., 1940, and graduate study at the University of Iowa, 1940-41. Member of Temple Judah, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Cedar Rapids Art Association, Linn County Republican Women's Club, Hadassah, Sisterhood of Temple Judah, Linn County Mental Health Association, Cedar Rapids Woman's Club. Married Abbott Bennett Lipsky, 1941, and they have three children: Ann, John and Abbott, Jr. Psychologist, U. of Chicago Hospitals, 1941-42. Mayor's Commission on Housing. Chairman Mayor's Commission on Alcoholism. Housewife and Civic Worker. Elected to second term.

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State Representative
Republican
Housewife
Linn
62
01/09/1967 - 01/12/1969
48

Cedar Rapids Linn County Republican. Born April 9, 1919, in Cedar Rapids. Daughter of John F. and Ruth S. Miller. Northwestern University, B.S., 1940, and graduate study at the University of Iowa, 1940-41. Member of Temple Judah, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Cedar Rapids Art Association, Linn County Republican Women's Club, Hadassah, Sisterhood of Temple Judah, Linn County Mental Health Association. Married Abbott Bennett Lipsky, 1941, and they have three children: Ann, John and Abbott, Jr. Psychologist, U. of Chicago Hospitals, 1941-42. Mayor's Commission on Housing. Housewife and Civic Worker. Elected to first term.

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