Iowa House District 20
Warren Varley, local farmer and attorney, is running to represent the people of Iowa House District 20. The district includes all of Adair and Guthrie Counties and parts of Cass and Dallas Counties (including Perry, Dawson and Linden).
Varley, a Democrat, has over 25 years of experience as a main street businessperson in Stuart and is a leader in rural economic development across the district, including his roles as president of Midwest Partnership and Stuart Enterprise for Economic Development. He has also given time and energy to numerous community organizations, including Project Restore Foundation, the Stuart Library Foundation, the Adair County Farm Bureau, and the Adair County Memorial Hospital Board.
Warren and his wife, Karen, met as agriculture students at Iowa State University and live on the family farm in Adair County. They have been married for 34 years, are parents of four grown children, and are active members of the United Methodist Church.