Mark Davitt

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Mark Davitt
Mark Davitt - Official Portrait - 82nd GA.jpg
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 74th district
In office
Preceded by Libby Jacobs
Succeeded by Kent Sorenson
Personal details
Born 1952 (age 64–65)
Winterset, Iowa, U.S.
Political party Democrat
Residence Indianola, Iowa
Website Davitt's website

Mark Davitt (born 1952) is a former Iowa State Representative from the 74th District.[1] He has served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 2003 to 2009.

Davitt was re-elected in 2006 with 5,802 votes (52%), defeating Republican opponent Doug Shull.[2] He was defeated for re-election in 2008, losing to Republican Kent Sorenson.

Davitt was a candidate in the special election for the seat in the Iowa Senate resigned by Sorenson in 2013.[3]

Early life and education[edit]

Davitt was born in Winterset, Iowa and was raised working on his parents farm.[4]


He is also a small business owner. He owns and operates Davitt Photo Alliance, which specialized is commercial photography. Davitt, a democrat, served six years in the Iowa House.[4]


He is a member of the following organizations:


Davitt is the son of Phil and Theo. He is married to his wife Amy Duncan and together they have two children, Elizabeth and Duncan.[4]


External links[edit]

Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Libby Jacobs
74th District
2003 – 2009
Succeeded by
Kent Sorenson