Senator Nancy J. Boettger View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 76 (1995) - 85 (2013)
Home County: Shelby
Nancy J. Boettger
Shelby County


Serving fourth term in Senate.


Farmer, bed and breakfast owner, and former educator.


Received B.S. in sociology from Iowa State University and B.A. in education from Buena Vista College.

Memberships and Activities

Member of PEO; American Baptist Homes of the Midwest Board of Directors; Iowa Prayer Breakfast, board member; National Foundation for Women Legislators; U.S. Center for Citizen Diplomacy, board of directors; Midwest Higher Education Commission; Education Commission of the States; and First Baptist Church.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1943 in Chicago, Illinois. Resides in Harlan.

Family Members

Husband David; three sons, one daughter, and nine grandchildren.