Dan Kelley / House District (HD) 29
PO Box 333, Newton, IA 50208
(641) 521-9260
/ Dan.Kelley@legis.iowa.gov

My name is Dan Kelley. I'm serving my third two-year term in the Iowa House of Representatives having first won election to the Statehouse in 2010. I proudly represent House District 29, which inludes all of Newton plus Prairie City, Colfax, Mingo, Baxter and Kellogg.

I'm the Ranking Member of the Administration and Regulation Appropriations Budget Subcommittee. I also serve on the Ways and Means, Agriculture, Environmental Protection, State Government, and International Relations Committees. I am also on the Iowa State Capitol Planning Commission, which plans the future of the Capitol complex.

I'm a member of the NCEL, the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators, and the Iowa Parks Foundation Trust Board. I was a CSG Bowhay Legislative Leadership Development Scholar in 2011 and a 2012 CSG Henry Tolls Fellow. In 2013, I was appointed to the Midwest-Canada Relations committee of Central States Government.

I'm is a long time resident of Jasper County, a 1989 graduate of Newton High School and a Fred Maytag Scholar. I graduated with honors from the University of Iowa in 1993 with a BA in Communication Studies. Soon after, I returned to Newton and established a small business and began my real estate career. I own and operate a mobile DJ service.

I've had the honor to led many boards and commissions in my district. In 2007, I was President of the Newton Board of REALTORs. I've also served on the boards of the Newton Chamber of Commerce, the Newton Housing and Development Corporation, the Newton YMCA, Relay for Life of Jasper County Board, and the Newton Alumni Board. I assisted in the establishment of the ACES Teen Center through the Newton YMCA, and founded the H.A. “Pop” Lynn Scholarship Fund. I've also served as Vice-Chair of the Newton Parks Commission.

My entire family lives in Newton and I attend the town’s historic St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church.

I am commited to being your voice in the Statehouse! Thank you for your supporte. Contact me anytime. I work for you.


I'm Dan Kelley, a long-time resident of Jasper County. I serve in the Iowa House representing the 29th District. I am commited to being your voice in the Statehouse!


Call me at 641-521-9260 or email me at electkelley@outlook.com. I look forward to hearing from you soon.

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As your State Representative, I will focus on serving the needs of our communities, not the special interests. I will put your needs before those of party leaders. In Des Moines, I will fight to:

*Raise the minimum wage,
*Help families with the high cost of child care,
*Make public schools our top priority again and ensure our schools prepare our kids for the 21st-century economy
*Bring good-paying jobs to our communities,
*Expand support for veterans and their families, and
*Stand up to special interests on behalf of seniors.

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