Board of Directors

2018-2019

John Whalin, President

Independent Insurance Consultant

David Kaufman, Secretary

Temple B’nai Jeshurun
Rabbi, Temple B’nai Jeshurun

Thomas Cross, Treasurer

Sacred Heart Catholic Church
Controller, BHE Renewables, LLC

Jody Mead, Past President

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
Internal Audit and Credit Review, Northwest Financial Corp.


Thomas Ahart

Superintendent, Des Moines Public Schools

Dale Bentlage

Managing Partner, Juicebox Interactive

Tom Chapman

Executive Director, Iowa Catholic Conference

Julie McMillin

Asst. Vice President, Hy-Vee, Inc.

Christ Naumann

Forecast Analyst, John Deere

Matt Strawn

President, The Strawn Co.

Catherine Swoboda

Faculty Member, Global Resource Systems, Iowa State University

Doug Ventling

Lutheran Church of Hope, West Des Moines
VP Human Resources, Telligen

Emily Webb

Workplace: Workiva

Diane Alton (advisory)

Church Women United Board Representative

Ron Beane (advisory)

LADOS Board Representative