Representative Roger Thomas View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
House: 77 (1997) - 78 (1999)
80 (2003) - 85 (2013)
Home County: Clayton
Roger Thomas
Clayton County


Serving eighth term in House.


Economic Development/Main Street Director, farmer, and paramedic.


Graduated from Valley Community High School. Received B.S. in public administration from Upper Iowa University.

Military Service

Served in the U.S. Air Force.

Memberships and Activities

Trustee for Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC), NICC Foundation Board member, and Central Ambulance Service. Served as president of the Northeast Iowa Emergency Medical Council, Clayton County Farm Bureau board member, 4-H leader, Extension Council member, and fire fighter. Chair of Clayton County Historic Preservation Commission and chair of Clayton County Enterprise Zone Commission.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1950 in Oelwein. Resides in Elkader.

Family Members

Wife, Rosemary; two sons, one daughter, and four grandchildren.