Dave Maxwell >> Biography (House District 76)

2171 540th Avenue
Gibson, Iowa 50104

Home: (641) 595.2283




Dave is serving his first term in the Iowa House.

Dave grew up in the Deep River area, graduated from Montezuma High School in 1961, worked three years to earn money for college, and then attended the University of Northern Iowa and Iowa State University.  College was curtailed because of the Vietnam War, in which he served.  Dave spent three years in the US Army, one of them in Pleiku, Republic of Vietnam.

Upon returning to civilian life, Dave went into the farm tiling business with a cousin.  In 1974 he decided to go into business for himself and Maxwell Tiling, Inc. continues today.

Dave has been an active member of LICA (Land Improvement Contractors of America) and has served as District Chairman, State Vice President, and State President of the organization.  He is also a member of AGC of Iowa (Associated General Contractors).

Dave has been active in the United Church of Deep River for many years, currently serving as lay leader and is a Methodist “certified lay speaker.”  He is a member of Legion Post 296 of Deep River and has served as Commander for the past seven years.

Dave and his wife, Kristin, have four children and nine grandchildren.