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

Board Members

Role Name Affiliation Term Expires
Chair Jill Southworth Southworth Law Office 2020
Vice Chair Stu Sorrel Wells Fargo 2019
Secretary Kathy Lively 2019
Treasurer Ted Oberlander 2020
 Past Chair Steve Palmer Law Enforcement Torch Run 2020
Neil Berns Sammons Financial Group 2019
Lynn Clayton Atlantic Bottling Company 2019
Marta Codina Wells Fargo 2020
Matt Dougan Hy-Vee 2019
Debby Eldred West Central Area Director 2018
Judi Eyles Iowa State University 2019
Lou Flori Principal Financial Group 2019
Mike Lightbody 2019
Jack Ohle 2018
Joe Ramirez Knights of Columbus 2018
Dr. Mary Stevens Area Education Agency 267 2018
Lana Voga 2019
JoAnne Whitmore 2020