Representative Ralph C. Watts View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 80 (2003) - 87 (2017)
Home County: Dallas
Ralph C. Watts
Dallas County


Serving fourth term in House.


Retired electric and gas utility manager, consultant.


Received B.S. in electrical engineering at the University of Wyoming and M.B.A. study at Drake and Creighton Universities.

Memberships and Activities

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, LDS Family Services Advisory Board, Iowa Sportsman’s Federation, Iowa Farm Bureau, advisory board for Families Supporting Adoption, Dallas County Taxpayers Association, and ISU Engineering College Industrial Advisor Council. Past member of Kiwanis and Lions. Member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1944 in Lovell, Wyoming. Resides near Adel.

Family Members

Wife Sandy; two sons, two daughters, and eight grandchildren.