Board | Junior Achievement of Central Iowa

JA of Central Iowa Board of Directors

Lisa Remy, Ed.D* — Chair of the Board
Superintendent
WDM Community Schools
 
Marta Codina* — Vice/Chair-Elect
Region Bank President
Wells Fargo Bank
 
Jeff Austin* — Treasurer
VP/Chief Accounting Officer
Berkshire Hathaway Energy
 
Jasen Dahm* — Secretary
CFO & Director of Asset Management
Vision Financial
 
Rachel Adams
Executive Director
Two Rivers Marketing
 
Donna Bishop, Ed.S
Superintendent
Diocese of Des Moines
 
Brett Bosworth* ^
President
R&R Equity Partners
 
Elaine Castelline
CFO
Prairie Meadows
 
Geoff Christy
Assistant Vice President
Principal
 
Lonnie Dafney
Assistant VP – Diversity, Equity, Inclusion
EMC
 
Casey Decker*
Chief Information Officer
Farm Bureau Financial
 
Rod Foster
Partner
RSM US LLP
 
Teresa Garside
Global Director, Marketing Services
John Deere Financial
 
Jody Gehl*
VP – Human Resources
LightEdge Solutions, Inc.
 
Kurt Gibson
CEO
Community State Bank
 
Tim Grabinski*
Manager Economic Advantage
MidAmerican Energy
 
James Green
Principal
Mercer
 
Mel Green, Jr.
MGJ, Inc
Owner
 
Jackie Haley
VP – Membership Services
Community Bankers of Iowa
 
Dirk Halupnik, Ed.D
Superintendent
SE Polk Community School District
 
Jason Hamilton
Director
BKD
 
Tim Heuss*
Managing Director – VP
US Bank
 
Gary Hoffman* ^
Chief Financial Officer
NCMIC Finance Corp.
 
Shannon Hogendorn
Assistant Vice President – Account Services
Voya Financial
 
Brian Hughes
Senior Vice President
GuideOne Insurance
 
Chris Jones
Chief Marketing Officer
Casey's General Store
 
Laura Kacer
Superintendent
Johnston School District
 
Aliou Keita
VP- Business Development
Lincoln Savings Bank
 
Marcy Klipfel
Chief Engagement Officer
Businessolver
 
Craig Krimbill
VP/Chief Audit Executive
Sammons Financial
 
Mike Lacy
Senior VP/ Chief Information Officer
Meredith Corporation
 
Jim Langin
Executive Director
Corporation For Economic Development In Des Moines
 
Aaron Lee
Sr. VP & General Counsel
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
 
Kent Lehr*^
Chief of Business Development and Strategic Partnerships
Sanford Health
 
Duane "DT" Magee
Superintendent
Nowalk School District
 
Dan Mart, Ph.D
Superintendent
North Polk School District
 
Steve McCullough
CEO
Iowa Student Loan
 
Jessica Meisner
VP - Human Resources
UnityPoint Health
 
Brian Neitzel
VP Research & Development
The IMT Group
 
Melissa Ness
CFO
Aureon
 
Glenn Oberlin
Partner
Workspace
 
Ryan Osborn* — Ex- Officio
President
Junior Achievement of Central Iowa
 
Steve Probst
Senior Vice President
Holmes Murphy
 
Ben Roach
Litigation Partner
Nyemaster Goode Law
 
Randy Rubin
Senior VP – CFO
Mercy Medical Center
 
Stuart Ruddy
General Counsel
Knapp Properties
 
Theron Schutte, Ph.D
Superintendent
Marshalltown School District
 
Stacy Snyder
Vice President
Midwest Independent Bank
 
Andrew St. John
Chief Financial Officer
CIPCO
 
Mike Tousley
Executive Vice President
The Weitz Company
 
Jill Urich, Ph.D
Director of College & Career Readiness
Ankeny Community School District
 
Carrie Valster
VP - Client Services
ITA Group
 
Sean Vicente
Office Managing Partner
KPMG LLP
 
Brian Waller* ^
Chief Executive Officer
Insurance Finance Company, LLC
 
Marty Walsh
President
Walsh Door & Hardware
 
Derrick Walton
AVP – Branch Manager
Bank of the West
 
Ryan Weese
Shareholder
Shindler, Anderson, Goplerund, & Weese P.C.
 
Andy Wood
Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
Bankers Trust
 
DIRECTORS - EMERITUS
 
Heidi Chico
Chief Executive Officer
The Wittern Group
 
Gary Palmer
Chief Executive Officer
Prairie Meadows
 
 
 
 
* Member of Executive Committee
^ Past JA Board President
 
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