Representative J. Scott Raecker View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 78 (1999) - 84 (2011)
Home County: Polk
J. Scott Raecker
Polk County


Serving fifth term in House.


Executive director of the Institute for Character Development.


Received B.A. from Grinnell College.

Memberships and Activities

Board member of Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, Smithsonian Institution Center for Cultural Studies, Drake University Education National Advisory Board, and CHARACTER COUNTS National Advisory Board. Chair of the Midwest Council of Governments Legislative Leadership Institute-BILLD. Member of Urbandale Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club of Des Moines AM, and Gloria Dei Lutheran Church.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1961 in Waterloo. Resides in Urbandale.

Family Members

Wife Martha and two children.