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Joyce M. Broadsword Edit Profile

politician , member of the Idaho Senate

Joyce M. Broadsword is a Republican Idaho State Senator since 2004 and represents the 2nd District.


Broadsword, Joyce M. was born on June 18, 1958 in Sandpoint, Idaho, United States.


Broadsword attended Sandpoint High School and graduated in 1976.


She has owned Northern Log Homes since 1978, Contracted Courier Service since 1993, B&B Builders since 2001, and was an executive of Downtown Sandpoint Business Association in 2004. She was a volunteer for Larry Craig for Senate in 1990, 1996, and 2002. She was a volunteer for Dirk Kempthorne for Governor in 1998 and 2002.

She was City coordinator for Butch Otter for Idaho Campaign in 2002. Finance, MemberFinance Appropriations, MemberHealth and Welfare, Vice ChairTransportation, MemberMember, 2010 Olympic Committee, 2006–presentSenate Representative, Board of Directors, Idaho Rural PartnershipsAlternate Delegate, Pacific Northwest Economic RegionSenate Representative, Western Legislative Forestry Task ForceHer involvement with organizations has included:President, Kootenai Better Community, 1990–presentPresident/Chair, Idaho Women in Timber, 1996–2001Chair, Federated Women in Timber, 2002–2003Treasurer, Idaho Women in Timber, Bonner Chapter, 2002–presentSecretary, Rotary Club of Sandpoint, 2004–present.


President Kootenai Better Community, since 1990. Chair Bonner Chapter, 1996—2001. Volunteer Dirk Kempthorne Governor, 1998.

Chair Federated Women Timber, 2002—2003. City coordinator Butch Otter Idaho Campaign, 2002. Volunteer Dirk Kempthorne Governor, 2002.

Vice president government affairs committee Sandpoint Chamber of C., since 2002, chair, 2004. President Idaho Women Timber. Treasurer Bonner Chapter, since 2002.

Secretary Rotary Club Sandpoint, since 2004.


Married John Broadsword. Children: Brian, Andrew, John.

John Broadsword

Brian Broadsword

Andrew Broadsword

John Broadsword