The Legislative Friend of Housing Award recognizes a current legislator for their contributions to advancing the affordable housing industry in Iowa through legislation or lobbying efforts. Eligible nominees are those who have performed fab service and made significant contributions of time and effort in furthering affordable housing in Iowa.
This award recognizes a legislator who has actively participated in committees involving affordable housing legislation, has developed strong grass roots initiatives and makes improving the lives of Iowans through affordable housing an integral part of his/her legislative work.
2022: Representative Brian Lohse
2021: Senator Dan Dawson
2020: Senator Mark Lofgren
2019: Senator Liz Mathis
2018: No Winner
2017: Senator Roby Smith
2016: Senator Amanda Ragan