Birth: September 30, 1952, Council Bluffs. Parents: Robert and Nancy Siegrist. Education: Graduated St. Albert High School; B.A., (Social Science) Dana College, Blair, Nebraska, 1974; graduate work at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Spouse: Valerie. Activities: Teaches government at Missouri Valley High School. Past president of the Missouri Valley Education Association. Member: St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Bluffs Arts Council, the National Education Association, ISEA, Advisory Board of Retired Senior Volunteers Program. Assistant minority leader, 73rd General Assembly. Term: Fourth.