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Easter Seals Iowa is a leader in supporting individuals with disabilities and dedicated to providing exceptional services to the clients, families and community we serve. A strong staff and board of directors guides our work.

Executive Leadership Team

Sherri Nielsen, President/CEO
Krable Mentzer, Chief Executive Officer
Kristi Sterling, Chief Talent Officer
Kevin Small, Chief Financial Officer

Board of Directors

Gary Buelt, Chair
Bankers Trust

Becky Gibson, Vice Chair
Wells Fargo Bank, NA

Beth A. McGinnis, Treasurer
The Iowa Clinic

Rochelle Burnett, Past Chair
Keller Williams

Kevin Barber, Haila Architecture
Mark. J. Becker, Mark J. Becker & Associates
Erik Bonstrom, LWBJ, LLP
Traci Bush, Des Moines University
Catherine Drexler, Principal
Lori Southard Howe, Share Marketing
Kristin Hurd, Hurd Real Estate Services
David Lester, City State Bank of Norwalk
Jay D. Lettow, Iowa State University
Brent M. Macke, Holmes Murphy & Associates
Joe Pietruszynski, Hubbell Realty Company
Bryon Schaeffer, MD, Clarinda Regional Health Center
April Schmaltz, Delta Dental of Iowa
Norm Sterzenbach, GPS Impact
Josh Swalla, Danfoss Power Solutions (US) Company
Derek Trobaugh, Thrivent Financial

Foundation Board of Trustees

Don Coffin, Chair
Bankers Trust

Rochelle Burnett, Keller Williams
Angela Imming, US Bank
David Lester, City State Bank of Norwalk
Steve Niebuhr, Hubbell Realty Company
Eric Taylor, Central Bank

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