Representative Josh Byrnes View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Birth Place: Oelwein, IA
Birth County: Fayette
Birth Country: USA
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 84 (2011)
85 (2013) - 86 (2015)
Home County: Mitchell
Josh Byrnes
Mitchell County


Serving third term in House.




Received B.A. with biology major from Luther College; M.S. with educational leadership major from Winona State University, Minnesota; and Ph.D. candidate in educational leadership policy studies at Iowa State University.

Memberships and Activities

Farm Bureau, Iowa Cattlemen’s Association, active volunteer with local 4-H and FFA chapters, and active volunteer with local youth sports.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1974 in Oelwein. Raised in Riceville and resides in Osage.

Family Members

Wife, Colleen; one son and two daughters.

Text above from Iowa Official Register/Other
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