Executive Advisory Board


Executive Advisory Board Group Photo

Front Row (left to right):
Pat Hellman, Cassandra Pudenz, Cynthia A. Goro, Eileen Youds​, Tina Subbs​, Stewart Carter

Back Row (left to right):
Joyce Pingel, Jeff Bjugtron​, Aaron Grundman​, Kent Miller, Skylar Mayberry-Mayes​, Leslie K. Wilson, Randy Ramlo​, Jeff Provost, Mark Walter, Dan Leese, Lisa Jepsen


Headshot of Board Member Jeff Bjugtron

Jeff Bjugtron

Tax Partner
Headshot of Board Member Stewart Carter

Stewart Carter

Project Manager, Inter-factory Supply Chain Development Worldwide Supply Management and Logistics
Deere & Company
Headshot of Board Member Cynthia Goro

Cynthia Goro

The Worthington Partnership, LLC
Headshot of Board Member Aaron Grundman

Aaron Grundman

Partner, International Tax
Headshot of Board Member Pat Hellman

Pat Hellman

Senior Vice President, Capital Markets
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Headshot of Board Member Dan Leese

Dan Leese

Former President/CEO
V2 Wine Group
Headshot of Board Member Skylar Mayberry-Mayes

Skylar Mayberry-Mayes

Community Outreach and Brand Awareness- Midwest Region
Headshot of Board Member Kent Miller

Kent Miller

Director, Enterprise Strategic Quality
Deere & Company
Headshot of Board Member Joyce Pingel

Joyce Pingel

Kum & Go
Headshot of Board Member Jeff Provost

Jeff Provost

Office Managing Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Headshot of Board Member Cassandra Pudenz

Cassandra Pudenz

Account Manager
Headshot of Board Member Randy Ramlo

Randy Ramlo

President and CEO
United Fire Group
Headshot of Board Member Tina Stubbs

Tina Stubbs

Royal Neighbors of America
Headshot of Board Member Mark Walter

Mark Walter

Independent Management Advisor
Headshot of Board Member Eileen Youds

Eileen Youds

Operating Principal
Global Infrastructure Partners


Name Employer Title
Ted Breidenbach Utility Sales and Service President & CEO
Lisa R. David eCapital Advisors Partner
Lisa Dreyer Wells Fargo Bank Private Bank Senior Vice President, Regional Private Banking Manager, Central California
Joseph Dunsmore Digi International President & CEO (Retired)
Greg Engel KPMG LLP Partner
Jeff Hamilton ESP International President & CEO
Michael Hamilton Hamilton Consulting International Managing Partner
Scott Hauser RSM US LLP Director, Performance Improvement & Consulting Services
Jill Hemphill KPMG LLP Partner
Matt Kinley ManchesterStory Group, LLC Managing Partner/Co-founder
Gaylen Miller Ag Services of America CEO (retired)
David Petratis Allegion Chairman, President and CEO
Michael Roth Hawkeye Community College Dean, School of STEM and Business
Richard Rue ITAGroup, Inc. Sr VP & CFO (retired)
Jeff Scudder Snell & Wilmer LLP Partner
Melissa Sisler RSM US LLP Partner
John K. Sorensen Iowa Bankers Association President & CEO
David Sparks Heartland Investments President & CEO (Retired)
Tim Throndson PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Retired Partner
Jean Trainor Inclusion Connection Chief Inclusion Officer

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