Representative Deborah L. Berry View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
House: 80 (2003)
81 (2005)
82 (2007)
83 (2009)
84 (2011)
85 (2013) - 86 (2015)
Home County: Black Hawk
Deborah L. Berry
Black Hawk County


Serving fifth term in House.




Received B.S. in public administration from Upper Iowa University and pursuing M.A. in mass communication at the University of Northern Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

National Organization of Black Elected Legislative Women (NOBEL); National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)-Law and Criminal Justice Committee; National Black Conference of State Legislators (NBCSL)-Gaming, Sports, and Entertainment Committee and International Affairs Committee; American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)-Public Safety and Elections Task Force; National Women Legislative Lobby State Director (WiLL). Received Afro American Community Broadcasting (KBBG-FM) Special Recognition Award; 2009 Iowa Healthcare Association Outstanding Service Award; 2009 Iowa Nurses Association Friend of Nursing Award.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1958 in Waterloo. Resides in Waterloo.

Family Members

One son and one granddaughter.

Text above from Iowa Official Register/Other
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