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
Brad Waller
Dana Uhlenhopp Lincoln Savings Bank
Jeff Disterhoft Greenstate Credit Union
Jill Southworth Southworth Law Office
Kathleen Rasmussen Empirical
Lisa Spencer Special Olympics Iowa Athlete
Logan Galloway Miller, Fidler, & Hinke Insurance
Matt Decklever SitusAMC
Matt Dougan Hy-Vee, Inc
Michael Baca University of Iowa
Mike Lightbody University of Iowa
Patrick Gulbranson Special Olympics Iowa Athlete
Ray Dirksen Dallas County Deputy
Tracy Rininger