Board of Directors

Seat Type Name Term Begin Term End Term Extensions
General J.J. Garcia 2016 2018 Pres 2019, 2020; Past Pres 2021
General Kayla Smith Stumpf 2018 2020 Pres 2021; Past Pres 2022
General Cassie Saylor Pluim 2018 2020 extended one year
General Mary Jo Lugo 2019 2021
General Carmela Lechuga 2019 2021
General Mary Larson 2021 2022 Filling two years of vacant seat
General Larry Miller 2021 2022 Filling two years of vacant seat
General Cassie Rottink 2021 2023
General Kara Kruse 2021 2023
Industry Rep: Kira Achen, West Liberty Foods
School District Rep: Shaun Kruger, Superintendent
WeLEAD Rep:
Chamber Director Melissa Stagg

General Directors have a three year term but can be extended one year by choice or by adding President and Past-President years of service.
Industry and School Representatives are appointed by their employer and serve until they are replaced.