State Representative Liz Bennett
Liz Bennett is a State Representative from Cedar Rapids. In the House, she serves on the Economic Growth, Natural Resources, and Environmental Protection committees and also serves on the Governor's Council on STEM and the Kirkwood Community College Liberal Arts Advisory Committee. Liz earned a B.A. in Politics and Women's Studies from Cornell College in Mount Vernon, IA. First elected in 2014, Liz is the first openly LGBTQ woman elected to the Iowa Legislature.