State Representative Chris Hagenow (R-Windsor Heights) serves as the Majority Leader of the Iowa House. Chris was first elected to the Iowa House in 2008 and is currently serving his fifth term representing House District 43.
Chris previously served as the Chairman as the House Government Oversight Committee and served three years as the Majority Whip before being elected Majority Leader in 2015.
Chris is a sixth-generation Iowan, grew up in Cedar Falls, graduated from Northern University High School and the University of Northern Iowa Magna Cum Laude in 1994. Chris earned his JD from the University of Iowa College of Law in 1997 and is a member of the Iowa State Bar Association.
Chris is a founding partner of the Des Moines law firm Whitaker, Hagenow & Gustoff, LLP. Chris serves on Iowa Prayer Breakfast Committee and is a member of the Windsor Heights Lions Club.
Chris and his wife, Amanda, were married in 2005 and have three children, Owen, Noah and Sophia. The Hagenow's live in Windsor Heights. Amanda is a native Iowa farm girl from Poweshiek County, and is a graduate of Iowa State University. Amanda works for Hy-Vee as the Store Dietitian in Windsor Heights.
The best way to contact Chris during the legislative session is via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or at home: (515) 274-1652.