Executive Committee

The Iowa Conservation Education Coalition Executive Committee (ExCom) is comprised of seven to 13 individuals, each serving 3-year terms.

Members work together and lead ICEC toward achieving its mission to provide ways for Iowa’s environmental educators to learn, build relationships, and creatively collaborate.

Learn more about joining our Executive Committee. An annual call for nominations is posted by 1 October.

Name Affiliation Term Expires
Emily Klein, Chair Poweshiek County Conservation Board 2019
Mary Bulger, Vice Chair Iowa County Conservation Board 2020
Barb Gigar, Secretary Iowa Department of Natural Resources 2019
Lisa Ralls, Treasurer Winnebago County Conservation Board 2019
Lilly Jensen Winneshiek County Conservation 2020
Karess Knudtson Environmental Educator 2018
Beth Martin Des Moines Public Schools 2020
Jerry Neppel Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Ex Officio
Craig Edmondson Heartland Area Education Agency; ICEC REAP CEP Board Representative Ex Officio

ExCom Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes are posted once approved.

For minutes of meetings prior to 2017, email Alicia at exec@iowaee.org.

Annual Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes are posted once approved.