Senator Todd E. Taylor View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 88 (2019) - 90 (2023)
House: 76 (1995) - 87 (2017)
Home County: Linn
Todd E. Taylor
Linn County


Serving first term in Senate. Served 12 terms in the House.


Staff representative for AFSCME.


Received B.A. in English from Graceland College and B.S. in political science from the University of Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

Former assistant House Democratic leader. Past member of Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Selection Board and Bowhay alumni. Member of the Hawkeye Labor Council, executive board member 2006 – present, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, Community of Christ Church, and Boy Scouts of America. Received Humane Legislator of the Year Award, Humane Society of the United States, 2007, and Labor Arbitration Institute Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2002. Iowa Law Enforcement Academy Council ex officio board member 2012 – 2017. Volunteer for HACAP food bank drive annual project through Hawkeye Area Labor Council.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1966 in Ames. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife, Kim; one daughter and one son.