Central Iowa Workforce Development Board and
Region 11 CEO Board

The Central Iowa Workforce Development Board (CIWDB) and Region 11 CEO Board have strategy and oversight responsibility for the workforce development system in the eight central Iowa counties of Boone, Dallas, Jasper, Madison, Marion, Polk, Story, and Warren.

Mission

To build a quality workforce for today and tomorrow.

Central Iowa Workforce Development Board Members

Adult Education
Hollie Coon Hollie Coon
Des Moines Area Community College
515-287-8701
Email
8/25/16-6/30/20
   
Business
Pat Brown Pat Brown
Pat Brown State Farm Agency
515-233-1295
Email
7/22/14-6/30/18
Pat Brown Ben Bruns
The Weitz Company
515-246-4721
Email


8/25/16-6/30/20
Amy Landas Amy Landas
U.S. Bank
515-236-0034
Email

11/10/16-6/30/20
Stacy Sime Stacy Sime
LifeServe Blood Center
515-309-4850
Email

5/21/13-6/30/20
Paul Smith Paul Smith
The Waldinger Corporation
515-291-0186
Email

7/22/14-6/30/18
Jeffrey Vroman Jeffrey Vroman
The Vroman Group, LLC
515-278-4531
Email

2/7/13-6/30/20
T Waldmann-Williams T Waldmann-Williams
TWW Consulting, LLC
641-828-6407
Email

11/1016-6/30/20
Community College
Robert Denson Robert Denson
Des Moines Area Community College
515-964-6638
Email
8/23/10-6/30/18
   
County Elected Official
Craig Again Craig Agan
Marion County Board of Supervisor
641-828-2231
Email
9/21/16-6/30/20
   
Economic Development
Luke Nelson Luke Nelson
City of Norwalk
515-981-0228 Ext. 2254
Email

7/1/14-6/30/20
Employer Services
Sara Bath Sara Bath
Iowa Workforce Development
515-725-3643
Email
12/13/2017-6/30/2020
   
Labor
Tom Hayes Tom Hayes
LiUNA Local 177
515-265-6131
Email

8/25/16-6/30/20
Paula Martinez Paula Martinez
3013 AFSCME
Email

5/21/13-6/30/20
Partners
Leslie McCarthy Leslie McCarthy
Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services
515-281-8917
Email
8/25/16-6/30/18
Rosie Thierer Rosie Thierer
Iowa Department for the Aging
515-281-1308
Email
12/3/13 - 6/30/18
Registered Apprenticeship
Patrick Wells Pat Wells
IBEW Local Union 347
515-243-1924
Email

8/25/16-6/30/18
   

Region 11 CEO Board Members

(organized by county)

  • Boone – Bill Zinnel
  • Jasper – Doug Cupples
  • Marion – Craig Agan
  • Polk – Steve VanOort
  • Story – Rick Sanders