Born on July 1, 1970, Joni Ernst is an American politician and combat veteran who has been serving as the junior United States Senator for Iowa since 2015 as a member of the republican Party. Prior to this, she served in the Iowa Army National Guard from 1993 to 2015. For more information, read the article below.

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Before Fame: She attended Iowa State University and Columbus State University.

Family/ Relationships

Joni Ernst Ethnicity/Religion

Joni was born as Joni Kay Culver to Marilyn and Richard Culver.

Joni Ernst Affair/Married/Husband

She was married to Gail Ernst from 1992 to 2019. They have one child. For more information, visit her twitter.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Joni Kay Ernst
  • Nicknames: Joni Ernst
  • Birthday: July 1, 1970
  • Age: 48 years old (as of May 2019)
  • Birthplace: Red Oak, Iowa, US
  • Current Residence: Iowa, US
  • Education: Iowa State University (BA), Columbus State University (MPA)
  • Profession: Combat veteran, Politician
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Zodiac: Cancer
  • Spouse/Husband: Gail Ernst (m. 1992 – div. 2019)
  • Children:  1
  • Net Worth: Not Available

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  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • She is an American combat veteran and politician.
  • She is a Republican and is serving as the junior US Senator for Iowa since 2015.
  • She served in the Iowa Army National Guard from 1993 to 2015.
  • She is the first woman to represent Iowa in the US Congress and is the first female combat veteran elected to the US Senate.
  • She has proposed to eliminate the Environmental Protection Agency.
  • She has an “A” rating from National Rifle Association.
  • She opposes same-sex marriage and is pro-life.
  • In an interview, she revealed that she had been raped in college.

Memorable Quotes:

It’s time to stop spending money we don’t have and balance the budget.

  • The forces of violence and oppression don’t care about the innocent.