Representative Art Staed View All Years
Serving fifth nonconsecutive term in House.
Recently retired teacher and school administrator in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Iowa; workforce development advisor; and former manager and corporate trainer in telecommunications.
Received B.A. in philosophy from Rockhurst University, M.Ed. in secondary education from the University of Missouri at Kansas City, and M.Ed. in secondary administration from East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma.
Memberships and Activities
Member of Iowa State Education Association, co-founder of Southern Oklahoma Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence, and former board member of Leadership Ardmore, Oklahoma.
Birth and Residence
Born in 1949 in Joplin, Missouri. Resides in Cedar Rapids.
Wife, Susan; four children and seven grandchildren.