Council Member David Resnick


David Resnick, of 2341 Coventry Park, #207, was first elected to the Dubuque City Council in 2007.  He was re-elected in November 2019 and is currently serving his fourth term. He is one of two at-large members.


Councilman Resnick is a native Iowan and has resided in Dubuque since 1984. He was on the Fine Arts faculty of Clarke University in Dubuque from 1993 to 2018 during which time he held many leadership positions at the college and was a presenter for the prestigious Mackin-Mailander Lecture Series. He is currently the executive director of the Northeast Iowa School of Music (NISOM) in Dubuque. Councilman Resnick and his wife, Mimi, have four children.

Civic Involvement

Councilman Resnick holds a Master of Music Education degree from Northern Illinois University and a permanent professional teaching certificate from the State of Iowa. He has been involved in a broad spectrum of community organizations including the Dubuque Arts Council, Dubuque Chamber of Commerce, the Langworthy Neighborhood Association, and the Grand Opera House. He is also a member of many professional and musical performance organizations.

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David Resnick