House District 30
Small business owner and three-term Altoona City Council member, Joe Riding is a forty year resident of Eastern Polk County. Riding manages the family owned business Terrace Hills Golf Course in Altoona.
Riding has served twice as President of the Altoona Chamber of Commerce. Riding is also past President of the Altoona Community Campus, a multi-purpose recreational facility, which currently has 9,000 local members.
He is part-owner and general manager of Terrace Hills Golf Course in Altoona, a family-owned business since 1964.
Riding has been married for 29 years to his wife, Leann. They have two children and two grandchildren. He is a 1980 graduate of Southeast Polk High School and a college graduate of Upper Iowa University.