Senator Pam Jochum View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 83 (2009) - 90 (2023)
House: 75 (1993) - 82 (2007)
Home County: Dubuque
President Video:
Pam Jochum
Dubuque County


Serving second term in Senate. Currently serving as President of the Senate. Served eight terms in House.


Graduated from Wahlert High School. Received B.A. in speech communication from Loras College.

Memberships and Activities

Past chairperson, Dubuque County Democratic Party; past organizer for candidates, From the School House to the White House; national delegate and presidential staff at 1984 Democratic National Convention. Member of League of Women Voters, Northend Neighborhood Association, Ark Advocates, Farmers Union, CROP Walk, Alzheimer’s Memory Walk, and Greater DBQ Development Corporation.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1954 in Dubuque. Resides in Dubuque.

Family Members

One daughter.