Leadership & Board Members  

Senior Leadership | Board of Directors | Board of Trustees

Senior Leadership

Tray Wade, MHA, MA, President and CEO
(515) 271-1326

Lynn Michl, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
(515) 333-4246

Tom Mouser, MD, Chief Medical Officer
(515) 333-5810

Jen Stout, Vice President of Community Health Services
(515) 558-9959

Erin Dykes, MS, RN, Vice President of Clinical Services
(515) 318-9762

Jim Knoepfler, Vice President of Administration
(515) 271-1318

Tammy Stapp, Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer
(515) 333-4243

Julie Matternas, Foundation Executive Director
(515) 333-4507

Cara Hannam, Human Resources Director
(515) 333-4264
 

Board of Directors

Chair
Pat Barry, Principal Financial Group (retired)

Past Chair
Judy Ralston-Hansen, Homesteaders Life Company

Secretary
Katie Turner, The Graham Group (retired)

Chair-Elect
Dave Bridgewater, The Graham Group

Treasurer
Lil Waters, Principal Financial Group
Board of Trustees Chair
Bill Warner, Merchants Bonding Company 

President and CEO
Tray Wade

Vice President & CFO
Lynn Michl
Vice President of Administration
Jim Knoepfler 
 Kerry Adaway, FBL Financial Group
Graham Cook, Homesteaders Life Company (retired) Chris Gunnare, Lutheran Church of Hope 
Mark Hasek, Graham Construction  Nick Henderson, Holmes Murphy & Associates, Inc.
Steve Schaaf, DuPont Pioneer (retired)
Pam Schoffner, P.S. Writes
Phil Stover, Mission Cancer + Blood

Board of Trustees

Chair
Bill Warner, Merchants Bonding Company 

Past-Chair
Kerry Adaway, FBL Financial Group

Treasurer
Chris Benda, Farm Bureau Wealth Management

Secretary
Ann Torry, Pitchly
Chair-Elect
Brandon Foldes, SHYFT Collective
President & CEO
Tray Wade
Vice President & CFO
Lynn Michl
Vice President of Administration
Jim Knoepfler 
Billy Backer, Sammons Financial Group  Erin Bailey, Hy-Vee, Inc.  
Melissa Knutson, NCMIC Group Katie Adams, Stuart Flowers & Gifts, LLC
Kelly Caldbeck, LivWell Seniors Ali Payne, ethOs, a Holmes Murphy Company

Renee Hamlen, Fidelity & Guaranty Life

Ryan Boyington, Storey Kenworthy 
Jackie Rolow, Shazam Network

Jen Stanbrough, Jen Stanbrough Real Estate

Lacey Grubb, Lacey Grubb Meetings & Events

Kim Willis, Civic Leader

Howard Eaton, Entrepreneur Matt Koopman, Mom’s Meals