Nov. 23, 2004
College Board of Directors elected six new members to
the board at its meetings held Oct. 29 and 30.
The new members
|Michael L. Bennett,
president and chief executive officer (CEO), Terra Industries,
Inc., Sioux City, serving on the student life committee.
||Arlene T. Curry,
executive director, The Kind World Foundation, Dakota
Dunes, serving on the finance/investment committee.
|Thomas P. Grimsley,
president and chief financial officer (CFO), Long Lines,
Ltd., Sergeant Bluff, serving on the finance/investment
||Dr. James J. March,
professor of music at Morningside College, faculty representative
serving on the academic affairs committee.
|Daniel J. Ryan,
marketing analyst, Principal Financial Group, Des Moines,
alumni representative serving on the institutional advancement
student body president serving on the student life committee.
Officers of the
board include: chair, Michael E. Abbott, president
and CEO, American Republic Insurance Company, Des Moines;
vice chair, Jack Alexander, senior vice president,
MidAmerican Energy, Des Moines; secretary, Russell G. Olson,
president and CEO, Liberty Banshares, Inc., West Des Moines;
and assistant secretary, John T. Persinger, vice president
of marketing, Wilson Trailer Company, Sioux City.
include: Academic Affairs, Dr. Craig Wansink, chairman,
department of religious studies, Virginia Wesleyan College,
Norfolk; Finance and Investment, Garrett Smith, president,
American Pop Corn Company, Sioux City; Institutional Advancement,
James A. Walker, president and CEO, Heim & Walker,
Minneapolis; and Student Life, Richard A. Waller, president
and CEO, Security National Bank, Sioux City.