Representative Geri D. Huser View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Birth Place: Des Moines, Iowa
Birth County: Polk
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
House: 77 (1997) - 83 (2009)
Home County: Polk
Geri D. Huser
Polk County


Serving fifth term in House.


Attorney and social worker.


Graduated from Southeast Polk High School. Received B.A. in social work from Briar Cliff College and M.P.A. and J.D. from Drake University.

Memberships and Activities

Served two terms on the Altoona City Council. Worked for Polk County Social Services and started Property Tax Suspension Program and Family Enrichment Center. Chair of Metropolitan Planning Organization. Member of Altoona, Pleasant Hill, and Mitchellville Chambers of Commerce. Member of East Polk Interagency Association. Past member of Polk County Housing Trust Fund and Polk County 4-H and FFA Board. Selected Iowa Firemen’s Association Legislator of the Year 2000, Associated General Contractors of Iowa Legislator of the Year 2001, The Business Record’s Forty Under 40 Award recipient 2003, 2004 Athena Award nominee, and Farm Bureau Friend of Agriculture 2000, 2002, and 2004.

Birth and Residence

Resides in Altoona.

Family Members

Husband Dan; one son and one daughter.

House District 42
81st GA (2005)
Legislation Sponsored
81st GA (2005)