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Cindy Axne's Biography


Contact Information

400 East Court Avenue, Suite 346
Des Moines, IA 50309

208 West Taylor
Creston, IA 50801

501 5th Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

1034 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Full Name:

Cynthia 'Cindy' Lynne Axne




Spouse: John; 2 Children: Gunnar, Rafe

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Grand Rapids, MI

Home City:

West Des Moines, IA



Certified, Public Manager, Political Science and Government, Drake University

MBA, Business Administration, Management and Marketing, Northwestern University, 2000-2002

BA, Journalism, University of Iowa, 1987

Representative, United States House of Representatives, Iowa, District 3, 2019-present

Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Iowa, District 3, 2018, 2020

Former Member, Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry, United States House of Representatives

Principal, Creation Agents, 2014-present

Principal, Axne Consulting Group, Limited Liability Company, 2014-2016

Division Administrator, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, 2010-2014

Performance Results Administrator, Iowa Department of Management, 2007-2010

Director of Training and Development, Iowa Department of Administrative Services, 2005-2007

Manager of Leadership Development, Chicago Tribune Media Group, 2000-2003

Mentor, John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center, University of Iowa, present

Member, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, present

Volunteer, Little Brothers, Friends of the Elderly