The members of the North Iowa Children's Alliance Area Board shall be elected officials or citizen representatives. The membership of an area board shall include representation from early care, education, health, human services, business, and faith interests, and at least one parent, grandparent, or guardian of a child from prenatal through age five. Members cannot represent more than one area of expertise.
Chris Watts - Cerro Gordo County Elected Official / Board Chair
Sis Greiman - Hancock County Elected Official
Enos Loberg - Worth County Elected Official
Melinda McCluskey - Faith Representative
Heidi Venem - Education Representative
Shana Butler - Health Representative
Jennifer White - Human Services
Marian Greiman - Volunteer Representative
Stephenie Lau - Consumer Representative
Ken Zimmerman - Business Representative
You have the chance to invest in our youngest citizens…and all you have to do is volunteer your time!
The North Iowa Children’s Alliance Board is seeking applicants who want to help children ages 0-5 grow, learn and prepare for Kindergarten throughout Cerro Gordo, Hancock and Worth Counties. With allocated financial resources from the State of Iowa, our 10-member board awards Early Childhood grants to ensure young children will be healthy physically, mentally, socially and spiritually.
We are looking for members who:
Board Memberships are available to individuals who reside in Cerro Gordo, Hancock or Worth counties and do not directly or indirectly receive funds from our Board. Board typically meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month.
Current open position: Citizen Volunteer
To apply, please complete the online application.
For more information about the board please click here for frequently asked questions.