Representative James M. Kurtenbach View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 80 (2003) - 81 (2005)
Home County: Story
James M. Kurtenbach
Story County


Serving second term in House.


Accounting professor at Iowa State University.


Earned B.S. in industrial administration from Iowa State University, M.S. from the University of Tulsa, and Ph.D. from the University of Missouri.

Memberships and Activities

Past chairman of the Republicans of Story County and Ames Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee. Past executive committee member of the Des Moines chapter, Construction Financial Management Association. Past Member of Nevada School District Advisory Committee. Member of Iowa Habitat for Humanity Board, St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, and various national education-based committees.

Birth and Residence

Born and raised in Waterloo. Resides in Nevada.

Family Members

Wife Annmarie; two sons.