Representative Linda L. Upmeyer View All Years
Serving fifth term in House.
Nurse Practitioner (ARNP-c).
Received A.D.N. in nursing from North Iowa Area Community College, B.S.N. from the University of Iowa, and M.S.N. nurse practitioner from Drake University.
Memberships and Activities
Past member of Hancock County Republican Central Committee. Member of Zion Evangelical and Reformed Church, Farm Bureau, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Iowa Society of Nurse Practitioners, Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society, Phi Theta Kappa. Former trustee for North Iowa Area Community College and former board member of both the national and Iowa Association of Community College Trustees. Serves as treasurer of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Board of Directors, Midwestern Legislative Conference Executive Committee, Toll Fellow, 2006, Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development (BILLD), 2004, and the Darden Institute, University of Virginia, 2010.
Birth and Residence
Born in 1952 in Garner. Resides on a farm near Garner.
Husband, Doug; four sons, one daughter, and three grandsons.