Sharon S. Steckman
Sharon Steckman is serving her fifth term in the Iowa House of Representatives. She serves as a ranking member on the Education Committee and is also a member of the Environmental Protection, Natural Resources, and State Government Committees.
Sharon was born in Chicago, Illinois, and grew up in Colorado and Nebraska. Mason City has been her home since 1976. She received B.S. in education from Iowa State University and M.S. in education from Morningside College.
In 1980, Sharon began working for the Mason City Community School District, teaching second grade, fourth grade, and fifth grade and working as a Title I reading specialist. She taught in Portugal and the Mason City Community Schools for 30 years.
She currently serves on the board of directors for RSVP, IJAG, Francis Lauer Youth Services, and Uni Vocis. Sharon is also a member of the University of Northern Iowa College of Education Advisory Committee, the STEM Advisory Council, Delta Kappa Gamma Xi, P.E.O., and Trinity Lutheran Church.
Sharon and her husband Alan, have four children and nine grandchildren.