Senator Tom Shipley View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 86 (2015) - 90 (2023)
Home County: Adams
Tom Shipley
Adams County


Serving second term in Senate.




Graduated from Villisca High School. Received A.A. from Iowa Western Community College and B.S. in agriculture education from Iowa State University.

Memberships and Activities

Served 18 years on Villisca School Board, several terms as president. Twenty-two years of service for Villisca Volunteer Ambulance. Involved as elder, deacon, Sunday school teacher, and in the choir at the First Presbyterian Church. Active with Iowa Cattlemen’s Association.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1953 in Corning. Raised and resides in Nodaway.

Family Members

One daughter and one granddaughter.

Text above from Iowa Official Register/Other
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