Representative Mark Brandenburg View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Birth Place: Council Bluffs, IA
Birth County: Pottawattamie
Birth Country: USA
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 84 (2011) - 85 (2013)
Home County: Pottawattamie
Mark Brandenburg
Pottawattamie County


Serving first term in House.


Adjunct instructor at Iowa Western Community College.


Received B.S. in human resources management and A.A. in mathematics. Graduated from Iowa Western Community College and Bellevue University.

Memberships and Activities

Adjunct instructor for 10 years at Iowa Western Community College (IWCC) in Council Bluffs. Worked 34 years for the Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) and served on the OPPD Federal Credit Union Board of Directors. Former long-time member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1483. Vice president of the board of directors of the Union Pacific Railroad Museum. Serves on the board of directors for the Council Bluffs Senior Citizens Center and IWCC Alumni Association. Previously elected twice to the Council Bluffs Community School District Board of Education. Member of Eastside Christian Church, Pheasants Forever, Sons of the American Legion, and a life member of the National Rifle Association. Former Pottawattamie County volunteer sheriff's deputy and former Cub Scout cubmaster.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1955 in Council Bluffs. Raised and resides in Council Bluffs.

Family Members

Wife, Debbie; two sons and six grandchildren.

Text above from Iowa Official Register/Other
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