Senator Nancy J. Boettger View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 76 (1995) - 85 (2013)
Home County: Shelby
Nancy J. Boettger
Shelby County


Serving fifth term in Senate.


Retired farmer, bed and breakfast owner, and former educator.


Received B.S. in sociology from Iowa State University and B.A. in education from Buena Vista College.

Memberships and Activities

Member of PEO; Iowa Prayer Breakfast, board member; National Foundation for Women Legislators; Midwestern Higher Education Compact; Education Commission of the States; and First Baptist Church.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1943 in Chicago, Illinois. Resides in Harlan.

Family Members

Husband, David; three sons, one daughter, and 12 grandchildren.