Board of Directors

Executive Committee
Adam Otto
Otto Law Office, PLLC
Chairperson
Rob Kahn
FNNB Bank
Vice-Chair
Brian Buch
Bank Iowa
Secretary
L.D. Palmer
Newton WaterWorks
Treasurer
Jo Jenkins
RE/MAX Real Estate Concepts
Past Chair
Mark Allen
Edward Jones
Director
Laurie Conner
Mercy One Medical Center
Director
Amanda Accola
Alliant Energy
Director
Josh Syhlman
TPI Composites
Director
Dan Skokan
Jasper Community Foundation
Director/Emeritus
Matt Muckler
City of Newton
City Administrator

Board Members (Voting)


Sandy Ham
Progress Industries
Russ Liex
Trubank
Bev Price
Great Southern Bank
Jeff Price
Great Western Bank
Bret Pugh
US Bank
Mark Thayer
Newton Clinic



Ex-Officio/Advisory/Liason
Jeff Davidson
JEDCO
Craig Armstrong
City of Newton - Economic Development
Tom Messinger
Newton Community School District
Joe DeHart
DMACC
Michael L. Hansen
City of Newton - Mayor
Bruce Showalter
Newton Housing Development Corporation
Amanda Price
Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce
Erin Yeager
Newton Main Street
Kelly Mitchell
DMACC Business Resources
Danielle Rogers
City of Newton - Community Marketing
Steve Mullan
City of Newton - City Council