Running for: State Senate District 7
A native of Sioux City, Jackie is a retired speech pathologist with 34 years of experience as an educator. Jackie was elected in 2008 as a Woodbury County Supervisor and served eight years focusing on the largest economic development projects to Woodbury County. As a member of the Iowa Senate, Jackie is dedicated to focusing on improving K-12 schools, ensuring access to affordable health care, and fighting for the rights of working-class families. Read more here.
I am running because the government is not meeting the needs of everyday Iowans. I will work to recapture Iowa’s standing as first in the nation in public education as a path to rising wages and increased opportunity.