John Forbes

Iowa House District 40

Contact John:
12816 Cardinal Ln
Urbandale, IA 50323


State Representative John Forbes of Urbandale is currently serving his second term in the Iowa House. He serves on the Commerce, Local Government, and Appropriations Committees. John also serves on the Health and Human Services Budget Subcommittee.

Forbes is a pharmacist and has owned and operated Medicap Pharmacy in Urbandale for the past 32 years. He and his wife, Cindy, reside in Urbandale and they have two grown children.

Forbes is a former member of the Urbandale City Council and has been involved with the Urbandale Public Library, Urbandale Chamber of Commerce and volunteered for Central Iowa Honor Flights to bring WWII veterans to the WWII Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Iowa House District 40