Representative Ken Rizer View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 86 (2015) - 87 (2017)
Home County: Linn
Ken Rizer
Linn County


Serving first term in House.


Leadership consultant.


Received B.S. in foreign affairs from U.S. Air Force Academy, M.S. in strategic studies from Air War College, M.P.A. from Harvard University, and M.B.A. from University of Iowa. Was Barry Goldwater Scholar to Georgetown University and Olmsted Scholar to the University of Stockholm, Sweden.

Military Service

Served 25 years in the Air Force, retiring as a Colonel and the Commander of Joint Base Andrews in 2012.

Memberships and Activities

American Legion, Rotary, Air Force Association, Military Officers Association of America, NRA.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1964 in Rochester, Minnesota. Resides in Marion Township.

Family Members

Wife, Cheri; four children.

Text above from Iowa Official Register/Other
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