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Dennis Carney, President
Cerro Gordo County

April Burch, Vice President
Boone County

Alex Schmidt, Past President
Johnson County

Jeri Thornsberry, Secretary
Black Hawk County

Angela Rosol, Treasurer
Bremer County

Central Office

315 E. 5th,  Suite 134
Des Moines  50309
P: 515-289-8300

Brenda Shannon
Office Manager

John Whitaker
Executive Director

Carlee Sabus
Water Quality Specialist

Joe Hayes
Communications Coordinator and Planner

Field Office Staff:

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CDI Regional Directors and Alternates: 

Region 1:

Ramona Nitz, Director
Cherokee County

John Kooiker, First Alternate
Sioux County

Robert Ladd, Second Alternate
Lyon County

Region 2:

Brian Waldstein, Director
Buena Vista County

Nancy Bohl Bormann, First Alternate
Kossuth County

Rick Wadle, Second Alternate
Pocahontas County

Region 3:

Fred Abels, Director
Grundy County

Jim Everts, First Alternate
Grundy County

Eric Jellum, Second Alternate
Mitchell County

Region 4:

Don Elsbernd, Director
Allamakee County

Jeri Thornsberry, First Alternate
Black Hawk County

Mike Henning, Second Alternate
Black Hawk County

Region 5:

Randy Caviness, Director
Adair County

Pete Hobson, First Alternate
East Pottawattamie County

Bob Zimmerman, Second Alternate
East Pottawattamie County

Region 6:

Cindy Valin, Director
Polk County

Mike White, First Alternate
Warren County

Kevin Holl, Second Alternate
Marshall County

Region 7:

Jack Boyer, Director
Tama County

Hank Wehrman, First Alternate
Benton County

Region 8:

Paul Ackley, Director
Taylor County

Darwin Hanson, First Alternate
Page County

Region 9:

Jeff Olson, Director
Henry County

Don Niebuhr, First Alternate
Monroe County

Alica Bales, Second Alternate
Van Buren County

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