Members of the Firm
Don Avenson has 44 years of legislative experience including eight years as Speaker of the Iowa House, nearly twice as long as any other Speaker in Iowa history. Don was the Democratic nominee for Governor in 1990. Since founding AOC in 1991 he has been called a visionary consultant and a master strategist and he has the respect of both sides of the aisle. Todays Iowas legislative leaders in both parties often seek his advice on managing the legislative process.