Born May 26, 1943, in Marshalltown, Iowa. Son of Kenneth and Bess (Comfort) Holveck. Graduated from Union-Whitten High School, 1961; B.A., economics and history, William Penn College, 1965; M.A., political science, The University of Iowa, 1972; J.D., The University of Iowa College of Law, 1975. Married Andrea White of New Providence, 1970. Two sons: John and David. Student body president, William Penn College; college intern, United States Department of State; teacher, Eldora Training School and Iowa City West High School; labor relations manager, Polk County, Iowa, 1977-1982; currently engaged in private law practice. Member: Iowa State Bar Association, Polk County Bar Association, Common Cause, Iowa Tax Reform Action Coalition, Consumers Union, Sierra Club, IMPACT, Mental Health Association of Central Iowa, Religious Society of Friends (Quaker). Second term.