Bachelor in Elementary Education, University Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, 1988. Master of Public Administration, Drake University, Des Moines, 1997. Graduate, United States Army War College, 1999.
She served in the Iowa House of Representatives since 2001, representing the 77th District until it was redrawn in 2003 and representing the 73rd District until 2011. She received her Bachelor from the University of Northern Iowa and her Master of Public Administration from Drake University. During her last term in the Iowa House, Tymeson served on several committees, the Education, Ethics, and Labor committees.
She also served on the Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee.
Republican Party of Iowa, Republican Party.
Board directors Iowa Jobs America’s Graduates. Member Iowa Mathematics and Science Education Partnership Advisory Council, Iowa Empowerment Board. Member of Daughters of the American Revolution, American Veterans of World World War II, Korea, Vietnam, National Guard Association the United States, Association the United States Army, Army War College Alumni Association, Leadership Iowa Alumni Association, American Legion, Delta Kappa Gamma (honorary).
Married John Tymeson, 1981. Stepchildren: Erin, Amanda.