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Easterseals 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
Kevin Small, Chief Financial Officer
Allison Piazza, Chief Development Officer

Board of Directors

Becky Gibson, Chair
Wells Fargo Bank, NA

Derek Trobaugh, Vice Chair
Thrivent Financial

Erik Bonstrom, Treasurer

Wade Anderson, Hydro-Klean, LLC
Amy Bentley, Harkin Institute
Erik Bonstrom, LWBJ, LLP
Diana Briggs, Krause Group
Diana E. Collins, Farm Bureau Financial Services
Chris Costa, Knapp Properties
Andrea Dose, Iowa Credit Union League
Lisa M. Dwight, Bankers Trust
Doug Fiore, Mercy College of Health Sciences
Scott Gojkovich, NCMIC Group, Inc.
Lori Southard Howe, Share Marketing
Chris Jorgensen, Iowa State University Athletics
Clare Kelly, Kelly Strategic Consulting, LLC
Colleen Ladd, Hubbell Realty Comany
Brent Macke, Holmes Murphy & Associates
Patrick McConnell, RSM US LLP
Beth McGinnis, The Iowa Clinic
Bryon Schaeffer, MD, Clarinda Regional Health Center
April Schmaltz, Delta Dental of Iowa
Jennifer Schumann, BH Management
Norm Sterzenbach, GPS Impact
Webb Stickney
Chris Tigges, US Bank

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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