Iowa House District 96
Former Monticello City Councilwoman Reenie Montgomery has announced that she will run for state representative in District 96, which includes Delaware County and part of Jones County (Monticello and Anamosa).
Reenie lived in Monticello for many years, where she served on the City Council and was elected by the Mayor to be Mayor Pro Tem. She was also a volunteer EMT with the Monticello Ambulance Service and a mentor in the Monticello School District. She worked at the Monticello Police Department while also serving as a Reserve Police Officer.
Montgomery’s career has also taken her through Anamosa, where she served as an Administrative Assistant, Reserve Officer, and FEMA Coordinator. She works for the Manchester Police Department as a Dispatcher for the Delaware County Communications Center. She is also the Union Steward for Teamsters Local 238. Reenie is also a volunteer with the Delaware County Recreation Center.
Montgomery grew up in Earlville and Lake Delhi. She attended Xavier Elementary School before graduating from Maquoketa Valley High School. During school, she worked at the family small business where she learned the value of hard work. Montgomery currently lives in Manchester with her husband, Tim, who is a police officer in Manchester. She has two step-children and 2 grandchildren and enjoys painting, camping and riding her Harley.