Home Who We Are Board and Committees

A committed volunteer board along with dedicated committees and staff assures the future growth of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation. Together, we keep abreast of community needs and trends, positioning the Community Foundation to identify and meet new challenges in the community.

Board of Directors

Board Officers


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Jon Landon

Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.


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Michelle Niermann

UnityPoint Health


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David Little



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Anthony Arrington



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Diana Ledford

Forefold Ventures

Board Members

Jill Ackerman

Marion Chamber of Commerce

Ray Brown

ESCO Group

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Patrice Carroll

ImOn Communications, LLC

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Chris Casey

Private Wealth Asset Management

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Jim Haddad

Retired Community Volunteer

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Nancy Hill-Davis

Mercy Medical Center

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Mary Junge

Farm Manager

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Janice Kerkove

Bradley & Riley PC

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Joe Lock

Eastern Iowa Health Center

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Brandi Mueller

The Overture Group

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Tracey Myers

Community Volunteer

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Dave Parmley

First Interstate Bank

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Okpara Rice

Tanager Place

Craig Smith

Mount Vernon Bank & Trust Company

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Haywood Stowe

Collins Aerospace

Matthew Van Maanen



The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation relies on volunteer committees and advisory councils that represent our communities. A variety of committees help the Community Foundation fulfill its mission to the community. They are listed below:

Board Committees

Executive Committee
Community Impact Committee
Development Committee
Finance Committee
Investment Committee
Racial Equity Steering Committee

Grant Committees

Organization Support Grant Committee
Linn County Grant Committee
Program Support Grant Committee
Scholarship Committee

Advisory Councils

Nonprofit Advisory Council
Nonprofit Investment Advisory Council

Board and Committee Indication of Interest

Are you interested in serving your community through the mission and work of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation? We would like to hear from you. Please complete and submit this form to info@gcrcf.org to be considered for a volunteer leadership position at the Community Foundation, including serving on the Board of Directors or committee positions.

Interested in Joining the Board or a Committee? Contact Us Today.

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America Manjarrez
Office Manager


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