Iowa House District 30
Kent Balduchi is running to represent House District 30 which includes eastern Polk county.
Kent was born and raised on the East side of Des Moines to a plumber and homemaker. He attended East High School in Des Moines and went on to Drake University for undergrad and law school.
Kent began his law practice as an associate in 1996 and opened Balduchi Law Office in 1998 where he still practices criminal, family, personal injury, and estate planning law. He was also a firefighter in the Des Moines area from 1981 to 2003 and received the Firefighter of the Year certificate.
Kent has lived in Altoona for the past 18 years and is married to Lisa, a nurse and clinic manager at Vermeer Corporation. They have two daughters and one son. Kent is a member of the Iowa State Bar Association, the Iowa Association for Justice, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Polk County Bar Association.