|Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 86th district
44th (2001 – 2003)
January 8, 2001
|Preceded by||John Sunderbruch|
|Born||Des Moines, Iowa|
|Alma mater||University of Northern Iowa|
Cindy Winckler (born May 27, 1950) is the Iowa State Representative from the 86th District. She has served in the Iowa House of Representatives since 2001. She received her MA from the University of Northern Iowa.
As of September 2011[update], Winckler serves on several committees in the Iowa House - the Appropriations, Education, Environmental Protection, and Human Resources committees. She also serves as the ranking member of the Education Appropriations Subcommittee.
Winckler was first elected in 2000, defeating incumbent Republican John P. Sunderbruch. She was most recently re-elected in 2010 with 3,342 votes, defeating Republican opponent Ray Ambrose with 69% of the vote.
|Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2000 
|Democratic gain from Republican||Cindy Winckler||Democratic||5,825||53.0|
|John P. Sunderbruch*||Republican||5,156||47.0|
|Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2002 
|Democratic (newly redistricted)||Cindy Winckler*||Democratic||4,063||63.0|
|Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004 
|Democratic hold||Cindy Winckler*||Democratic||6,887||63.8|
|Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006 
|Democratic hold||Cindy L. Winckler*||Democratic||4,598||69.1|
|Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008 
|Democratic hold||Cindy L. Winckler*||Democratic||7,645||69.3|
|Joseph R. Sturgis||Republican||3,370||30.5|
|Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010 
|Democratic hold||Cindy Winckler*||Democratic||3,342||53.5|
- "November 7, 2000 - General Election, Iowa Official Results, State House of Representatives". Iowa Secretary of State. 2002-07-16. p. 10. Retrieved 2011-09-19.
- "Canvass Summary - Final - 2002 General Election (11/5/2002)". Iowa Secretary of State. 2002-12-02. p. 38. Retrieved 2011-09-19.
- "Canvass Summary - Final - 2004 General Election (11/2/2004)". Iowa Secretary of State. 2004-12-06. p. 37. Retrieved 2011-09-19.
- "Official Results Report - Statewide, 2006 General Election 11-07-2006". Iowa Secretary of State. 2006-11-21. p. 46. Retrieved 2011-09-19.
- "November 4, 2008 General Election Results". Iowa Secretary of State. Retrieved 2011-09-19.
- "Official Results Report, General Election held November 2, 2010". Iowa Secretary of State. 2010-12-16. p. 127. Retrieved 2011-09-19.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Cindy Winckler.|
- Representative Cindy Winckler official Iowa General Assembly site
- Cindy Winckler State Representative official constituency site
- Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart
- Financial information (state office) at the National Institute for Money in State Politics
|Iowa House of Representatives|
2001 – 2003
2003 – present