Board of Directors

Executive Committee
Jo Jenkins
RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts
Chairperson
Adam Otto
Otto Law Office, PLLC
Vice Chairperson
Rob Kahn
First Newton National Bank
Secretary
L.D. Palmer
Newton WaterWorks
Treasurer
Levi Pence
Pence Reese Funeral Home
Past Chairperson
Frank Liebl
Newton Development Corporation
Executive Director
Mike Fastenau
Black Hills Energy
Matt Muckler
City of Newton
Dick Davidson
Thombert, Inc.
Brian Buch
Bank Iowa
Dan Skokan
Jasper Community Foundation
Laurie Conner
Skiff Medical Center


Board Members (Voting)
Jimmy Small
Iowa Speedway
Roger Zaabel
Gralneck-Dunitz Co., Inc.
Mark Thayer
Newton Clinic
Dan Goetz
Newton Daily News
Steve Shupp
Alliant Energy
Chad Klein
Eye Care Center of Newton
Russ Liex
Trubank
Mark Allen
Edward Jones
Bev Price
Great Southern Bank
Jeff Price
Great Western Bank
Sandy Ham
Progress Industries
Doug Spoon
TPI Composites, Inc.


Ex-Officio/Advisory/Liason
Chaz Allen
JEDCO
Joe DeHart
DMACC
Erin Blank
Young Professionals of Jasper County
Mary Beth Lawson
Goodwill Career Connection Center
Bob Callaghan
Newton Community School District
Mike Hansen
City of Newton - Mayor
Steve Mullan
City of Newton - City Council
Craig Armstrong
City of Newton - Economic Development
Danielle Rogers
City of Newton - Community Marketing
Bruce Showalter
Newton Housing Development Corporation
Graham Sullivan
Newton Main Street
Amanda Price
Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce