About Caleb Rowden
Senator Caleb Rowden was elected to the Missouri Senate in 2016, representing Boone and Cooper Counties. Prior to his election to the Senate, Rowden served two terms in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was first elected to the Missouri House in 2012, becoming the first Representative in the history of Missouri to beat two former State Senators in a Missouri House race. Rowden currently serves as the President Pro-Tem of the Missouri Senate, following a successful tenure as the Missouri Senate Majority Leader.
Senator Rowden is married to Aubrey Rowden, the co-owner of Love Tree Studios, a wedding photography company based in Columbia, MO. They are proud parents to Willem (10), Adele (5), and Theo (2). In addition to his legislative duties, Senator Rowden owns Clarius Interactive, a media and marketing company also based in Columbia.
Senator Rowden has spent his life in service to others. He enjoyed a successful career in full- time ministry as a touring Christian singer/songwriter. During that time, he played in 45 states, selling thousands of records and garnering two top 20 national radio hits. He also participated in multiple mission trips, ranging from serving the homeless in Atlanta, GA to a month-long internship ministering to the people of Reynosa, Mexico.
Rowden’s legislative tenure will be remembered as one of the most successful in Missouri’s history for achieving historic conservative wins. Rowden’s leadership was instrumental in passing:
— Historic pro-life and pro-2nd Amendment legislation into law.
— The first meaningful education reform/school choice package in Missouri’s history.
— Funding to secure the rebuilding and expansion of I-70.
— Legislation to remove barriers to entry for entrepreneurs.
— Legislation to ensure it’s easy to vote and hard to cheat in Missouri elections.