Welcome

It has been my privilege to stand up for Mason City and surrounding areas at the Statehouse since I was first elected back in 2008. It is my responsibility to be a voice of fairness and representation of our community. As an educator for my entire career, making a difference in the lives of students and the community has long been a priority of mine.

 

 

Thank you for allowing me to serve you in the Iowa House

 

Representing Iowa House District 53

Fighting for Education

As an educator for nearly three decades, making a difference in the lives of students has long been a priority of mine. As a parent and grandparent, I know how much our children mean to all of us. I fervently believe that a strong education for our students equals a strong foundation for their futures, and for all of our futures. Over the last few […]

Helping Iowa Families

We need to raise the minimum wage so no one who works full-time will be forced to live in poverty and we need to make equal pay for equal work a reality for Iowa women.

Protecting Vulnerable Iowans

Governor Branstad’s Medicaid privatization scheme has been a disaster to implement, we need to enact more oversight to protect Iowans in need.

Latest Posts

Iowa State Education Association Recommends to Re-Elect Steckman

Iowa State Education Association Recommends to Re-Elect Steckman

Des Moines, Iowa – The Iowa State Education Association (ISEA) has recommended Rep. Sharon Steckman in her re-election for Iowa House District 53. Representative Steckman was recommended based on her devoted time to understanding Iowa education policy and through her actions and support for students, educators and strong public schools. ISEA’s political action arm is called the ISEA PAC and it is made up of […]

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Letter to the Editor: Fortunate to have Steckman’s leadership

Letter to the Editor: Fortunate to have Steckman’s leadership

Letter: Fortunate to have Steckman’s leadership Mason City Globe Gazette TOM THOMA Updated Oct 17, 2016 Rep. Sharon Steckman has been a state leader in improving Iowa’s Historic Preservation Tax Credits, which helped renovate the Frank Lloyd Wright Hotel in Mason City. At the time of this legislation I was director of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs. I had the pleasure of working with […]

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Letter to the Editor: Steckman is an effective leader

Letter to the Editor: Steckman is an effective leader

Letter: Steckman is an effective leader TOM THOMA Oct 8, 2016 1 Recent letters have detailed Sharon Steckman’s positive impact during her years as a Mason City educator at Hoover Elementary School. Sharon’s membership on key state committees, like education, indicates support from fellow legislators that her background work and research is what she brings to the discussion. As the former personnel director and chief […]

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We need to raise the minimum wage so no one who works full-time will be forced to live in poverty and we need to make equal pay for equal work a reality for Iowa women.