Rich Dedor, IA HD-19

Richard Dedor is an independent candidate for Iowa House District 19.

Running for: Iowa House District 19


Whether it is work in the non-profit sector, athletic coaching, business leadership, or entrepreneurship, Richard believes in the power and strength of our community.
Richard understands the power of collaboration, in business, in communities, in neighborhoods, and of course, at the State House. And, he refuses to accept that our best days are behind us.

Richard was instilled with the importance of being engaged in the community, and Richard has spent 20 years giving his time to his local community.

His efforts have helped build homes with Habitat for Humanity, reduce substance abuse in teenagers, introduced youth and adults to tennis through the United States Tennis Association, raised awareness of the need for research and fundraising with the Alzheimer's Association, where he serves on the Board of Directors, and supports the efforts of the U.S. Civil Rights Commission through his service on the Iowa Advisory Council.

Richard is a proud son of hard-working Iowans, and he will never forget where he came from or who he’s fighting for.