Adam Gregg serves as Lieutenant Governor of the State of Iowa. He was appointed to the position by Governor Kim Reynolds on May 25, 2017.
He previously served as the Iowa State Public Defender where he drew praise for his leadership guiding the agency responsible for providing the Constitutional right to counsel. During his time as State Public Defender, average processing times improved by 78 percent, from 44.8 days to 9.7 days in just over two years.
He was the Republican nominee for Attorney General in 2014. In 2013 and 2014, Adam served in the Governor's Office as legislative liaison and policy advisor. Prior to joining the Governor's Office, Adam practiced at the BrownWinick law firm in Des Moines.
Adam is a graduate of Drake University Law School and Central College in Pella. He and his wife Cari have two young children.