Ames EDC

Board of Directors

AEDC 2023 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Reynolds Cramer, Fareway Stores, Inc. | Chair of Board of Directors
Chris Nelson, Nelson Electric | Vice Chair
Maureen DockstaderLWBJ, LLP | 2nd Vice Chair
Sam Stagg, 10fold Architecture + Engineering | Treasurer
Linda MurkenStory County Board of Supervisors Representative  
David Spalding, Iowa State University Representative
Kevin BrooksAvaila Bank | Immediate Past Chair
Steve SchainkerCity of Ames
Dan CulhaneAmes Chamber and Economic Development Commission | President & CEO | Secretary


2023 Standing Board Members

Name Company
Mason Adams Alliant Energy
Scott Bauer First National Bank
Kevin Bourke Discover Ames
Scott Bleich Heartland Companies
Kevin Brooks Availa Bank
Tom Buzalewski 3M
Chris Cleveland Lincolnway Energy
Jordan Cook City of Nevada - City Manager
Matt Converse Converse Conditioned Air, LLC
Amber Corrieri Ames City Council Representative
Reynolds Cramer Fareway Stores, Inc.
Dan Culhane President and CEO 
Lawrence Cunningham Keen Project Solutions
Mayor, Kevin Deaton City of Huxley
Brian Dieter Mary Greeley Medical Center
Maureen Dockstader LWBJ, LLP
Dr. Peter Dorhout Iowa State University
Chris Eggert Sigler Companies
Eric Eide Nyemaster & Goode Law Offices
Mike Espeset Story Construction
Max Eubank Workiva
  Ames Tribune
Greg Faith Verbio
Tyler Frederiksen Story City Economic Development Corporation
Kurt Friedrich Friedrich Iowa Realty
Doug Lenhart AgCertain
Duane Hassebrock Manatts, Inc
Courtney Hiveley Kingland Systems
Chad Houston Kruck Plumbing and Heating
Dean Hunziker Hunziker & Assoc., Realtors
Mark Jackson City of Story City
Jeff Janes Des Moines Area Community College
Brad Jensen RES Group Inc.
Kevin Kinzler Kinzler Construction Services
Jason Knipp Henkel Construction
Bill McKim Midland Power Cooperative
Tom Mortice South Story Bank & Trust
Jon Mullenbach Mullenbach Construction
Linda Murken Story County Board of Supervisors
Chris Nelson Nelson Electric
Dan Oh OEI, Inc.
Andrew Perry McFarland Clinic
Steve Peters VenuWorks
Harold Pike H.P.C., L.L.C.
Jamie Pollard Iowa State University Athletics
Loni Pringnitz Story County Medical Center
Doug Ragaller Northwest Bank
Anita Rollins Ames City Council Representative
Ashley Redeker Boone County Economic Growth Corporation, Chair
Rick Sanders Iowa State University Research Park
Abbie Schaffer US Bank
Steve Schainker  City of Ames
Katie Shively Danfoss
Bill Skare City of Boone
Beth Skluzacek Central Iowa Board of Realtors
David Slade Chevron Renewable Energy Group
David Spalding Iowa State University
Sam Stagg 10Fold Architecture & Engineering
Graig Stensland Bankers Trust
Tony Thrush Iowa State Daily Media Group
Brian Torresi Davis Brown Law Firm
Tim Tryon VisionBank
Troy Weary ITC Midwest
Chuck Winkleblack Hunziker & Assoc., Realtors
Justin Witek First Interstate Bank
Scott Zahnle Greater Iowa Credit Union

Ex-Officio Board Members

Dave Benson, Nyemaster & Goode Law Offices
Matt Converse, Converse Conditioned Air, LLC
Steve Carter, ISU Research Park (Retired)
Reiny Friedrich, Friedrich Iowa Realty
Steve Goodhue, Knapp-Tedesco Insurance
Dan Krieger, First National Bank
Jami Larson, Larson Development
Warren Madden, Iowa State University (Retired)
Mike Roof, Iowa State University
Cozette Hadley Rosburg, BASF
John Russell, Bankers Trust
Tom Pohlman, Ames National Corporation (Retired)
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