Representative Ray S. Zirkelbach View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
House: 81 (2005)
82 (2007) - 83 (2009)
Home County: Jones
Ray S. Zirkelbach
Jones County


Serving third term in House.


Correctional counselor at Anamosa State Penitentiary.


Graduated from Monticello High School. Received B.A. in administration of justice from the University of Wyoming.

Military Service

Infantryman with CO A 1/133rd Infantry in Dubuque. Served in Operation Enduring Freedom (Egypt), 2003-2004. Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq), 2005-2007. Purple Heart recipient.

Memberships and Activities

Member of Jones County Ducks Unlimited, Twin Rivers Pheasants Forever, Monticello UFW, Anamosa Penitentiary Museum, Monticello AMVETS, Eagles Club, Olin American Legion, and Peace United Church of Christ.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1978 in Manchester. Resides in Monticello.

Family Members

Wife Emily; one son and one daughter.