Representative Jon Jacobsen View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 87 (2017) - 89 (2021)
Home County: Pottawattamie
Jon Jacobsen
Pottawattamie County


Serving second term in House.


Bank vice-president and senior trust officer, attorney.


Earned B.S.B.A., Summa Cum Laude, in business administration from Creighton University and J.D. from the University of Iowa College of Law.

Memberships and Activities

Former associate managing editor of The Journal of Corporation Law. Past President, Cathedral Arts Project. Member of Pottawattamie County Republican Central Committee and past member of Iowa Right to Life Committee. Grist Fine Mill Arts Council, Iowa Broadcast News Association, John Wayne Birthplace Society, The Cardinal Newman Society, and LoveCB (Council Bluffs). Past member of Mercy Hospital Alegent-Creighton Council Bluffs Charitable Council. Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, Council Bluffs Estate Planning Council, Iowa State Bar Association, Treynor Optimist Club, Knights of Columbus, Nebraska State Bar Association, and St. Mary Magdalene Church. Leadership positions in Boy Scouts of America, including capital campaign co-chair for Mid-America Council. Eagle Scout. Member and guest lecturer, Omaha Estate Planning Council. Member of the Alpha Sigma Nu and Beta Gamma Sigma honor societies. Co-host, producer and director of KOTK Radio (Walnut) IBNA Award-Winning “Now You’ve Heard It All” Live Weekend Program from Omaha-Council Bluffs.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1961 in Omaha, Nebraska. Resides in Council Bluffs.

Family Members

Wife, Debra; three children and one granddaughter.

Text above from Iowa Official Register/Other
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