Board of Directors

The Special Olympics Iowa Board of Directors is made up of volunteer members, including one athlete representative. The Board meets four times annually to determine policy, plans and administrative details of the organization.

Information for Board Members: CLICK HERE


Executive Committee:

Name  Affiliation Role
Tom Cunningham Nyemaster Goode, PC Chair
Jason Follett Iowa State University Vice Chair
Mary Buscher Sammons Financial Secretary
Jack Ohle Treasurer

Board Members:

Name Affiliation
Neil Berns Sammons Financial
Matt Decklever SitusAMC
Jeff Disterhoft GreenState Credit Union
Matt Dougan Hy-Vee, Inc.
Erica Fischer Iowa State University
Logan Galloway Miller, Fidler & Hinke Insurance
Patrick Gulbranson Special Olympics Iowa Athlete
Mike Lightbody University of Iowa
Kathy Lively
Kathleen Rasmussen Empirical
Tracy Rininger
Jill Southworth Southworth Law Office
Lisa Spencer Special Olympics Iowa Athlete
Randy Spurr UnityPoint Health – Des Moines
Brad Waller