Steve Sodders

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Steve Sodders
Steven J. Sodders - Official Portrait - 84th GA.jpg
Member of the Iowa Senate
from the 22nd district
In office
January 9, 2009 – January 13, 2012
Preceded by Larry McKibben
Succeeded by Charles Schneider
Member of the Iowa Senate
from the 36th district
In office
January 13, 2012 – January 8, 2017
Preceded by Paul McKinley
Succeeded by Jeff Edler
Personal details
Born 1968 (age 49–50)[1]
Ames, Iowa
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Carrie
Children 2 children
Residence State Center, Iowa
Alma mater Iowa State University (Attending)
Iowa Valley Community College (A.S.)
Occupation Deputy Sheriff
Website Sodders' website

Steven J. "Steve" Sodders is a Democratic politician, who is the current Mayor of State Center, Iowa[2]. He represented the 22nd and 36th Districts in the Iowa Senate between 2009 and 2017. He received his A.S. from Iowa Valley Community College and is attending Iowa State University, pursuing a degree in Sociology. He also serves as Deputy Sheriff in Marshall County.

Sodders served on several committees in the Iowa Senate - Chair Economic Growth committee; the Education committee; Vice Chair Government Overisght committee; the Judiciary Committee; the State Government committee; and the Veterans Affairs committee.

Sodders was elected in 2008 with 14,837 votes, defeating Republican opponent Jarret P. Heil. [1]


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-09-19. Retrieved 2013-06-01.
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Iowa Senate
Preceded by
Larry McKibben
22nd District
Succeeded by
Charles Schneider
Preceded by
Paul McKinley
36th District
Succeeded by
Jeff Edler