Steve Gorman

Iowa House District 16

Contact Steve:
203 5th Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51503


Council Bluffs fire fighter Steve Gorman is running for the Iowa House in District 16, which includes the southern part of Council Bluffs.

Gorman was born and raised in Council Bluffs, attended both public and private schools before graduating from St Albert High School in Council Bluffs. He then attended ABC apprenticeship after high school to become a commercial Journeyman electrician.

As a firefighter for 24 years, Gorman has been recognized for numerous lifesaving awards for going above and beyond the call of duty including cardiac, trauma and fire events as a front line firefighter. He is a member of the International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) Local 15.

Gorman and his wife, Chris, have been married for 31 years. She has been a teacher for 28 years and is currently teaching 8th grade for Council Bluffs Community Schools. They have two grown children.

While renovating his own home and getting it listed on the national historic registry, Gorman was instrumental in starting the Gibraltar Neighborhood Association, once serving as president and is now an active board member. He has volunteered for many activities like neighborhood watch and clean ups to benefit the entire community. He has volunteered for several local schools, Celebrate Council Bluffs, and Preserve Council Bluffs. Gorman was also a scout leader and a youth sports coach at both the YMCA and Parks & Recreation.

Iowa House District 16

Council Bluffs