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
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Pam Jochum
Dubuque County


Serving third term in 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 1980 and 1984 Democratic National Conventions. Member, past or present, of League of Women Voters, Northend Neighborhood Association, Ark Advocates, Farmers Union, CROP Walk, Alzheimer’s Memory Walk, Mental Health America, and Greater DBQ Development Corporation.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1954 in Dubuque. Resides in Dubuque.

Family Members

One daughter.