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Finance and Administration

Email: abbie.covenah@uweci.orgStaff member Abbie Covenah
Phone: 319-398-5372 ext. 827
Favorite volunteer opportunity: Junior League works with teens aging out of the foster care system. Interacting with the teens, making connections with them, and seeing how they thrive is my favorite volunteer activity.
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Phone: 319-398-5372 ext. 820

Phone: 319-398-5372 ext. 814
Favorite volunteer opportunity: Relay for Life, and anything I can help out with at my niece’s school.

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Phone: 319-398-5372 Ext. 850

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Resource Development

Community Impact

Phone: 319-398-5372 ext. 822
Contact me if: You have any questions about engaging your company or organization in volunteer opportunities, if you are a nonprofit that needs volunteers, or would like to recognize volunteers in Jones, Benton Cedar, Iowa, or Linn Counties.

Meet Our Board and Trustees

Cristiane AbouAssaly – Private Banking Officer, Bankers Trust
Molly Altorfer, Head Women’s Golf Coach – Mount Mercy University
Kim Becicka, Kirkwood Community College
Sarika Bhakta, Nikeya Diversity Consulting
Zach Bohannon, First Interstate bank
Kim Bormann, Aegon Asset Management
Ray Brown, The ESCO Group – Board Chair
Tiffany Conrey – CFO, Skogman Companies
Kari Cooling, Holmes Murphy – Former Chair
Angie Corcoran – Vice President Human Resources, hibu
Andre Dawson, JCMR, LLC
Ethan Domke, President – Paulson Electric
Mayuri Farlinger, Alliant Energy
Brian Frese, United Fire Group
Deb Gertsen, Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust – Treasurer
Teri Gibson, TrueNorth Companies – Vice Chair
Nancy Hill-Davis, Mercy Medical Center
Jessica Horaney, Collins Aerospace
Patrick Jackson, The Church on Northland
Nicole Kooiker, Cedar Rapids Community Schools
Theresa Lewis, Executive Director – The Arc of East Central Iowa
Kelley Marchbanks, Advancement Resources
Paul Morf, Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman, PLC
Nick Nielsen, GreatAmerica Financial Services
Michelle Niermann, UnityPoint Health
Whitney Pino, Van Meter
Dan Pulis, Cargill
Diana Rodriguez, Alliant Energy
Dave Schreck, Collins Aerospace – Secretary
Mindy Sorg, OPN Architects
Chris Vorhies, Transamerica
Reggie Ward – Supply Chain Executive, Nordstrom
Melissa Winter, Green State Credit Union

Jon Bancks, Morgan Stanely
Ray Brown, The ESCO Group – Board Chair
Tim Charles, Mercy Medical Center
Terri Christoffersen, Community Volunteer
Loren Coppock, TrueNorth Companies
Kathy Eno, Community Volunteer
Rex Eno, Community Volunteer
Jack Evans, The Hall-Perrine Foundation
Jim Haddad, Haddad Consulting Services
Brad Hart, Community Volunteer
Larry Helling, Cedar Rapids Bank and Trust
Jared Hills, Divine Engineering
Jim Hoffman, Community Volunteer
Phil Jasper, Collins Aerospace
Dick Johnson, Community Volunteer
Frank Kintzle, Principal Financial
James Klein, Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust
Barbara Knapp, Community Volunteer
Kevin Knutson, Holmes Murphy & Associates, LLC
Chris Lindell, Community Volunteer
Ann Lipsky, Cedar River Finance
Susan McDermott, Community Volunteer
Greg Neumeyer, Robins Economic Development Initiative
Ron Olson, Paulson Electric
Rue Patel, Community Volunteer
Mary Quass, NRG Media LLC
Kyle Skogman, Skogman Companies
John Smith, CRST International
Mick Starcevich, Community Volunteer
Gary Streit, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll
Dan Thies, OPN Architects, Inc.
John Wasta, Matthew 25

Bob Allsop, Community Volunteer
Lee Clancey, Community Volunteer
Sandy Cobb, Community Volunteer
John Dorfler, Wells Fargo
Steve Dummermuth Sr., IGD Industries, Inc.
Joe Hladky, The Gazette Company
Nancy Kasparek, Community Volunteer
Robert Kucharski, Community Volunteer
David Miller, Community Volunteer
Iris Muchmore, The Hall-Perrine Foundation
Chuck Peters, Community Volunteer
John Rife, McIntyre Foundation
Mick Starcevich, Community Volunteer
Dan Thies, OPN Architects, Inc.

In Memoriam

Jack Cosgrove, Community Volunteer
Joe Schimberg, Schimberg Company

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