ABI Members Appointed to Boards and Commissions

March 8, 2018

Several individuals who work at or lead ABI member companies have been appointed by Gov. Reynolds to serve on state boards and commissions. Once a person is appointed, they then go through the Senate confirmation process of a subcommittee, full committee and the entire body. Individuals must receive two-thirds support of the Senate to be confirmed. The following individuals have been appointed, and those that follow have been confirmed by the Senate. To see the full list of appointees and the boards they were selected for, click here.


  • John Krogman (Connect-A-Dock)
  • Suzan Stewart (MidAmerican Energy)
  • Annette Shaw (BTC Capital Management)
  • Emily Schmitt (Sukup Manufacturing)
  • Linda Crookham-Hansen (Musco Corporation)
  • Dennis Plautz (Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance)
  • Lesley Bartholomew (Wells Enterprises)
  • Michael Warmuth (FBL Financial Group)
  • Patrick Deignan (Bankers Trust Company)
  • Mary Chapman (Des Moines Area Community College)
  • Lynn Schreder (KHI Financial Services)


  • Sherrae Hanson (Denman & Company)
  • Kelly Barrick (The Private Bank)
  • Jeff DeVries (WestWind Logistics)
  • Jayson Henry (Vermeer Corporation)
  • Jay Iverson (Homebuilders Association of Iowa)
  • Amy Larsen (United Equipment Accessories)
  • Randy Moore (Iowa-American Water Company)
  • Philip Tuning (John Deere Financial)

Congratulations to all of the ABI members who have been selected, and thank you for your willingness to serve the state.