Andy McKean >> Biography (House District 58)

509 S Oak Street
Anamosa, Iowa 52205

Home: (319) 462.5432

DOB: 6/23/1949
Spouse: Connie



Andy McKean is in his eighth term in the Iowa House, after previously serving in the House from 1978 to 1992 and in the Senate from 1993 to 2003.  He also served as a Jones County Supervisor from 2003 to 2011, and was appointed to the Iowa Public Information Board by Governor Branstad in 2012, serving until his return to the Legislature for the 87th General Assembly.

Andy earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from the State University of New York – Oneonta, his master’s degree in community planning from the University of Rhode Island, and his Juris Doctor from the University of Iowa College of Law.  In addition to his public service, Andy practiced law in Anamosa for 35 years, retiring in 2015.  He and his wife also operated the Shaw House Bed and Breakfast in Anamosa for 14 years.

Andy and his wife, Connie, have been married for 34 years.  They are the parents of four adult children and have one granddaughter.  Andy and Connie are members of Grace Christian Fellowship in rural Anamosa.