Family: Wife Amber, four children
Profession: Attorney, May Law Firm, P.C.
Relevant experience: Dubuque Community School Board member from 1991 to 1994, various leadership roles in the Dubuque County Bar Association, board member for Iowa Association for Justice from 1992 to 2004, sheriff's representative on Dubuque County Compensation Board.
Scott J. Nelson
Family: Two children, two grandchildren
Profession: Attorney, Nelson Law Office, P.C.
Relevant experience: First time running for elected office. Served in U.S. Navy from 1977 to 1983 and Army National Guard from 1986 to 1992.