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 Term Expires Role
Matt Dougan Hy-Vee 2023 Chair
Matt Wenger Iowa State University 2023 Vice Chair
Mary Buscher Sammons Financial 2023 Secretary
Lou Flori  Principal Financial Group 2023 Treasurer

Board Members:

Name Affiliation Term Expires
Neil Berns Sammons Financial 2023
Tom Cunningham Nyemaster Goode, PC 2023
Erica Fischer 2023
Jason Follett 2023
Patrick Gulbranson Special Olympics Iowa Athlete 2021
Mike Lightbody 2020
Kathy Lively 2023
Jack Ohle 2020
Tracy Rininger 2023
Jill Southworth Southworth Law Office 2020
Lisa Spencer Special Olympics Iowa Athlete 2021
Randy Spurr 2023
Dr. Mary Stevens Area Education Agency 267 2021
Angela Wood Casey’s General Store 2021