Board - Junior Achievement of Central Iowa

JA of Central Iowa Board of Directors

Tracy Bonday
Superintendent
Diocese of Des Moines
 
Brett Bosworth* — Executive Committee
President
R&R Equity Partners
 
Christopher J. Bowman* — Executive Committee
VP- Corporate Strategy
Principal Financial Group
 
Heidi Chico
President
The Wittern Group
 
Casey Decker
Chief Information Officer
Farm Bureau Financial
 
Marvin Debner
Partner
BKD, LLP
 
Patty Dyar — Board Chair
VP – Strategic Customer Relationships
John Deere Financial
 
Cindy Elsbernd
Executive Director
Iowa Kidstrong, Inc.
 
Rod Foster
Partner
RSM US LLP
 
Jody Gehl
VP – Human Resources
LightEdge Solutions, Inc.
 
Tim Grabinski
Vice President
MidAmerican Energy
 
James Green
Principal
Mercer
 
Jackie Haley
VP – Membership Services
Community Bankers of Iowa
 
Tim Heuss
Managing Director – VP
US Bank
 
Gary Hoffman* — Vice-Chair
Chief Financial Officer
NCMIC Finance Corp.
 
Brian Hughes
Senior Vice President
GuideOne Insurance
 
Chris Jones
Chief Marketing Officer
Kum and Go
 
Bruce Kimpston
Superintendent
Ankeny School District
 
Teresa Krejci
Chief Financial Officer
Drake University
 
Mike Lacy
VP – Information Technology
Meredith Corporation
 
Jim Langin
Market President
Liberty National Bank
 
Kent Lehr* — Executive Committee
VP – Business Development
UnityPoint Clinic
 
Duane "DT" Magee
Superintendent
Nowalk School District
 
Dan Mart
Superintendent
North Polk School District
 
Cindi McDonald
Superintendent
Waukee School District
 
Dave Moore
Senior VP Sales
Businessolver
 
Brian Neitzel
VP Research & Development
The IMT Group
 
Gary Palmer
President – CEO
Prairie Meadows Casino
 
Dolan Pederson
Managing Director
OneMain Financial
 
Steve Probst
Senior Vice President
Holmes Murphy
 
Lisa Remy* — Executive Committee
Superintendent
WDM Community Schools
 
Lori Ristau* — Secretary
VP – Marketing
Iowa Bankers Association
 
Ben Roach
Litigation Partner
Nyemaster Goode Law
 
Randy Rubin
Senior VP – CFO
Mercy Medical Center
 
Stuart Ruddy
General Counsel
Knapp Properties
 
Michael Sadler
Assistant Vice President
CenturyLink
 
Stacy Snyder
Vice President
Midwest Independent Bank
 
Andrew St. John* — Treasurer
Chief Financial Officer
CIPCO
 
Rob TeKolste
President
Sammons Annuity Group
 
Mike Tousley
Executive Vice President
The Weitz Company
 
Carrie Valster
VP - Client Services
ITA Group
 
Sean Vicente
Office Managing Partner
KPMG LLP
 
Brian Waller* — Executive Committee
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.
 
Jim Wessels
Owner/Principal
Gremler Financial Group
 
Doug Wheeler
Superintendent
Saydel School District
 
Todd Wishman
Vice President
Bankers Trust
 
Sean Yolish
VP Corporate Services
Aureon
 
Doug Olson*
Executive Vice President
Meredith
 
Larry Sidwell*
Senior Vice President
John Deere Financial
 
 
 
* Member of Executive Committee
 
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    -Junior Achievement Student
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    -Junior Achievement Teacher
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    -Junior Achievement Student
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