Board Members

YP Iowa board members are from diverse background and skills. We are represented from communities across the state. Board members serve for three years and have the opportunity to serve a second term. Board members are active on our committees and in leadership roles. If you are interested in joining the YP Iowa board, please complete application form.

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Board President

Kyle Oppenhuizen
The Greater Des Moines Partnership (Des Moines)

Vice President

Joe Benesh

The Ingenuity Company (Des Moines)



Kyle Wehr

The University of Iowa (Davenport)

Libby Glaser

Bank Midwest (Okoboji)


Lisa Becker

City of Sioux City - Economic Development (Sioux City)


Jenny Arnold

Community First Credit Union (Chariton)

Paul Daniels

Northwest Bank (Spencer)

Kim Hanken
American Heart Association (Ankeny)


Emilee Richardson

Science Center of Iowa (Des Moines)


Adam Schweers

Computer Concepts (Carroll)

Alex Watters

Morningside College (Sioux City)


Abby Jares
Council Bluffs Area Chamber of Commerce (Council Bluffs)

Tracy Schuster
Administrative Coordinator
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