Board of Directors

Board President

Connie Morrison
Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa
Connie Morrison
"United Way is the cornerstone of our North Central Iowa communities. United Way supports education, health, and income by supporting a variety of agencies to meet the greatest needs."

Vice President

Doug Morse
North Iowa Area Community College
Doug Morse
"I enjoy the opportunity to "give back" to the community by volunteering at United Way."


Jerome Bormann
First Citizens Bank

"Volunteering for United Way allows me to give back to those in need across north Iowa area."

Secretary & CEO

Jodee O'Brien
United Way of North Central Iowa

"The United Way provides an avenue for our donors to assist our community's residents in areas that are specific to our collective communities current needs."

Human Resource

Aimee Kern
Clear Lake Bank & Trust

"I choose to invest and volunteer with United Way of North Central Iowa because I believe the organization capitalizes on the notion that "together we are better." My monetary donations are able to make a much greater impact when combined with the investments of others. Likewise, United Way of North Central Iowa is perfectly positioned to bring people and organizations together to strengthen our communities, providing a greater impact through joining together."

Strategic Planning

Kristy Sagdalen King
Bergland + Cram

"United Way is an organization where you can witness very real results. The yearly connection between raising and distributing funds directly to those doing good in our community is very rewarding and reaches many people in need."

Cheryl Kurtzleben
Clear Lake Bank & Trust


John Roisen
3M Corporation

"I've been blessed with a great family and a great career. United Way gives me an opportunity to share those blessings."

Jim Collins
B&F Fastener Supply

"The United Way is the single, best way, to invest in our local communities. Our staff & volunteers live and work here and are keenly aware of the needs and opportunities unique to north Iowa."

Shelly Johnson
Principal Financial Group

"The United Way of North Central Iowa is working to connect the dots...we work to ensure that everyone is connecting and donor dollars are providing the biggest impact that meets the needs of our communities."

Michael Penca
Mason City Community School District

"United Way of North Central Iowa offers each of us an opportunity to give back to our community, either as a volunteer or donor, and positively impact the education, income, and health outcomes for north Iowa children and families."

Kim Price
Franklin General Hospital

"I enjoy the opportunity to help others and to share my time and energy with those that have a need."

Community Impact Team Executive Chair

Dave Patrick

"The United Way is one of the best ways there is to match the need in the community with financial resources. Community volunteers are making the decisions."

Campaign Chair

Bob Klocke
First Citizens Bank