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His term for District 2 seat on the Lee County Board of Supervisors was effective January 1, 2005 and expires January 2, 2023. More
Rick Larkin grew up on a family farm located near Ottumwa, Iowa. He attended Indian Hills Community College where he received an Associate of Arts Degree. In 1975 he graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science.
Rick has been married to his wife Linda for over 30 years. They have three children who are now grown and one grandson.
Rick worked for the Department of Corrections at the Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison, Iowa as a Correctional Counselor for the past 25 years.
Rick’s community activities include membership in the Knights of Columbus, Elks, Chamber of Commerce and the Fort Madison Convention and Visitors Bureau. He has served as President of the Fort Madison Jaycees and the Fort Madison United Way Board of Directors. He currently serves on the Parish Council for the Fort Madison Catholic Churches.
Rick served on the Fort Madison City Council for three terms from 1980 until 1986. He then was appointed to the Lee County Board of Supervisors and was subsequently re-elected for two terms. He was elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1993 and completed four terms in office. He was elected back on the Board of Supervisors in 2004.