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Foundation Board of Directors

DMPL Foundation Board

Officers

Brianne Sanchez headshot

President

Brianne Sanchez

Community Leader

Chris Nebons Headshot

Vice President

Chris Nebons

Eaton Vance Corp.

 

 

Chris Nebons Headshot

Treasurer

Chris Nelson

Holmes Murphy

Secretary

Sara Ennis Henderson

NCMIC Group Inc.

 

 

Secretary Paul Melde headshot

Immediate Past President

Paul Melde

PERK, Inc.


 

Members

Belinda Alexander, Wells Fargo

Jessica Cezar, DMPL Board of Trustees President

Andrea Elliott, University of Northern Iowa Foundation

Oma Ford, Community Leader

Sara Ennis Henderson, NCMIC Group Inc.

Abena Sankofa Imhotep, Sankofa Literary & Empowerment Group

Nicole Krueger, Dentons Davis Brown Lawyers

Tar Macias, Hola America

Cory McAnelly, Principal Financial Group

Christopher Nebons, Eaton Vance Corp.

Chris Nelson, Holmes Murphy

Samuel Reed, Leap Here, LLC

Christine RiccelliCommunity Leader

Quinlan Riser, Principal Financial Group

Brianne Sanchez, Community Leader

Sue Woody, Library Director


 

Past Board Members

Thank you to the following individuals who gave of their time, talent, and resources in service to the Des Moines Public Library Foundation Board of Directors. Their service enriched the Des Moines Public Library and enhanced the quality of life in our community.

 

  • Saul Amdursky
  • Ann Anderson
  • Julie Anderson
  • Ray Bening
  • Connie Boesen
  • Sue Rutledge Brenton
  • Shelley Brody
  • David L. Brown
  • Gayle Butler
  • Lynda Butler
  • Wendy Carlson
  • George Carpenter
  • Angie Chatman
  • Laura Castro de Cortes
  • Christine Carroll Cownie
  • Gil Cranberg
  • Judy McCoy Davis
  • Stephanie DeVolder
  • Douglas Dorner, M.D.
  • Tom E. Drake
  • Tom R. Drake
  • Alex Duong
  • Jacqueline Easley
  • Rich Eychaner
  • Deidre Fudge
  • Barbara Gartner
  • Susan Genalo
  • Travis Gjoraas
  • Wes Graham
  • Ralph Gross
  • Michele Guinn
  • Kent Herink
  • Tim Hickman
  • Mark L. Hill
  • Denise Holck
  • Ellen Hubbell
  • Cara Carter Hulick
  • Beth Hummels
  • Laura Isenstein
  • Fritz James
  • Karla Jeffries
  • Teree Caldwell Johnson
  • Joseph Jones
  • Jan Kaiser
  • Sasha Kamper
  • Norbert Kaut
  • Emy Kelly
  • Mary Kelly
  • Joe LeValley
  • Arnold E. Levine
  • Tracy Lewis
  • Ellen Look
  • Richard Lozier
  • Cyril Mandelbaum
  • Elvin McDonald
  • Catherine McGarvey
  • Susan J. McGinness
  • Tom McKlveen
  • Trever Meers
  • Stephen M. Morain
  • Christina Fernandez Morrow
  • Justine M. Morton
  • Elizabeth Nelson
  • Gerry Neugent
  • Tam Nguyen
  • Cynthia O’Brien
  • Craig Olson
  • Eliza Ovrom
  • Laura Palmer
  • Alfredo Parrish
  • Susan Patterson Plank
  • Brandon Paulsen
  • Sally Pederson
  • Peter Percival
  • Rita Perea
  • Franci Phelan
  • Amy Randeris-Schultz
  • Michael Reagen
  • Kay Riley
  • Alison Ruan
  • Kay K. Runge
  • Patrick Sabine
  • Peter Sand
  • Mark Siebert
  • Craig Sieverding
  • Thomas Shippee
  • William Scales
  • Tom Swartwood
  • Rachel Stauffer
  • Martha Stephenson
  • Dawn Taylor
  • Kevin Techau
  • Deborah Tharnish
  • Jule Thorsen
  • Wicker Van Orsdel
  • Susan Voss
  • Kim Walker
  • Dave Watson
  • Fritz Weitz
  • Scott Wilgenbusch
  • James H. Windsor IV
  • Brian Wirt
  • Ellen Yee
  • Tara Higgins