Board of Directors

2016-2017

Doug Ventling, President

Lutheran Church of Hope, West Des Moines
Workplace: Telligen

Jody Mead, President-Elect

Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, West Des Moines
Workplace: Northwest Financial Corp.

Linda Harvey, Recording Secretary

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, West Des Moines
Workplace: Iowa Donor Network

Robert W. Nye, Treasurer

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, West Des Moines
Workplace: Wells Fargo

Tom Fischer, Past President

Community Volunteer


Tom Chapman

Workplace: Iowa Catholic Conference

Thomas Cross

Workplace: BHE Renewables LLC

Katie Dawson

Immanuel United Methodist Church
Workplace: Immanuel United Methodist Church

Doug Fick

Workplace: The Principal Financial Group

Rabbi David Kaufman

Temple B’nai Jeshurun, Des Moines
Workplace: Temple B’nai Jeshurun

Dennis Roupe

Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Catholic Church, Ankeny
Workplace: Trinity Center at Luther Care Services

Dr. Robert D. Shaw

Faith Lutheran Church, Clive
Workplace: retired, M.D.

Leanne M. Valentine

Heartland Presbyterian Church, Clive
Workplace: The Principal Financial Group

John Whalin

Independent Insurance Consultant and Community Volunteer

Frances Colston (advisory)

Church Women United Board Representative

Phyllis Childers (advisory)

LADOS Board Representative