Jerry Kearns

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Jerry Kearns
Jerry Kearns 85th GA.jpeg
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 92nd district
Assumed office
January 12, 2009
Personal details
Born (1944-07-08) July 8, 1944 (age 72)
Clark County, Missouri
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Diane
Residence Keokuk, Iowa
Alma mater Southeast Iowa Community College
Occupation industrial electrician, union representative
Religion United Methodist

Jerry A. Kearns (born July 8, 1944) is a Democratic politician, representing the 92nd District in the Iowa House of Representatives since 2008.

He is ranking member of the Veterans Affairs Committee and also serves on the Agriculture, Lobar, and Ways and Means Committee.[1]


Kearns graduated from Wyaconda High School in Missouri in 1962. He later attended Southeast Iowa Community College and also went to a four-year electrician apprenticeship.[1]


From 1965-1969, Kearns served in the US Air Force. Outside politics Kearns spent 38 years as an industrial electrician at Henniges Automotive.[1]


Kearns has been a member of the following organizations:


Kearns is married to his wife Diane, one of his clerks, and together they have two sons Christopher and Aaron and seven grandchildren.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e "JERRY KEARNS". Iowa House Democrats. Archived from the original on 22 December 2013. Retrieved 27 December 2013. 

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