Representative Art Staed View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
House: 82 (2007)
85 (2013)
86 (2015)
87 (2017) - 88 (2019)
Home County: Linn
Art Staed
Linn County


Serving first term in House.


Teacher, school administrator, work force development advisor and former manager and corporate trainer in telecommunications.


Received B.A. in philosophy from Rockhurst University, a master’s degree in secondary education from the University of Missouri at Kansas City, and a master’s degree in secondary administration from East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma.

Memberships and Activities

Member of the Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce, Iowa State Education Association, and Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development. Co-founder of Southern Oklahoma Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence and former board member of Leadership Ardmore, Oklahoma.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1949 in Joplin, Missouri. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife Susan; one son and two daughters.

House District 37
82nd GA (2007)
Legislation Sponsored
82nd GA (2007)