Executive Committee

The Iowa Conservation Education Coalition Executive Committee (ExCom)  is comprised of seven to 13 individuals, each serving 3-year terms. Executive Committee members attend four to five meetings a year. Each member brings his or her own diverse knowledge, skills, and talents to work together to promote and support conservation and environmental education in Iowa. An annual call for nominations is posted by 1 October.

Name Affiliation Term Expires
Emily Klein, Co-Chair Poweshiek Co Conservation Board 2019
Beth Martin, Co-Chair Des Moines Public Schools 2017
Terrie Hoefer, Secretary SOAR (Saving Our Avian Resources) 2017
Lisa Ralls, Treasurer Winnebago Co Conservation Board 2019
Barb Gigar Iowa Department of Natural Resources 2019
Karess Knudtson Environmental Educator 2018
Mike Todd Ames High School 2017
Adam Puderbaugh Des Moines Public Schools 2017
Kate Busanmass Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Ex Officio

ExCom and Annual Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes are posted once approved.