Board

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee, composed of officers from Iowa Health Care Association (IHCA), Iowa Center for Assisted Living (ICAL) and Iowa Center for Home Care (ICHC) boards, formulates the long-range goals and objectives of these associations.

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IHCA Chair
Dave Dixon
Care Initiatives

ICAL Chair
Greg Ernst
Dial Retirement Communities

ICHC Chair
Jenn Ofelt
UnityPoint at Home – Urbandale

Secretary/Treasurer
David Chensvold
Healthcare of Iowa

Vice Chair
Ann Abolt
Great River Klein Center

Vice Chair
Dustin Scholtz
Good Samaritan Society – Corporate

Vice Chair
Tom Swanson
Maple Heights Nursing Home

IHCA Past Chair
Ted LeNeave
Accura Healthcare of Iowa

ICAL Past Chair
Briana Hilmer
Western Home Communities

IHCA Board of Directors

IHCA is governed by a member-elected board. Elections are held at the annual business meeting during the state convention each year.

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IHCA Chair
Dave Dixon
Care Initiatives

IHCA Vice Chair
Ann Abolt
Great River Klein Center

IHCA Vice Chair
Dustin Scholtz
Good Samaritan Society – Corporate

IHCA Vice Chair
Tom Swanson
Maple Heights Nursing Home

IHCA Secretary/Treasurer
David Chensvold
Healthcare of Iowa

IHCA Immediate Past Chair
Ted LeNeave
Accura Healthcare of Iowa

IHCA Single Facility Conference
Steve Fister
Exira Care Center

IHCA Multi-Facility Conference
Matthew Niemeier
Accura Healthcare of Iowa

IHCA Proprietary Conference
Open

IHCA Non-Proprietary Conference
Melissa Larson
Healthcare of Iowa

IHCA Director-at-Large
Wendy Ager
Martin Health Center, Inc.

IHCA Director-at-Large
Doug Johnson
Blue Stone Therapy

IHCA Director-at-Large
Wendy Nelson
Prairie View Home Inn

IHCA Director-at-Large
Ron Osby
Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center

IHCA Director-at-Large
Char Schlepp
Care Initiatives

IHCA Director-at-Large
Holly Turner
Good Samaritan Society – Indianola

IHCA Northeast District Chair
Diana Roberts
Assisted Living Partners

IHCA Northeast District Director
Deb Haugen
Valley View

IHCA Northwest District Chair
Jessica McDyer
Sibley Specialty Care

IHCA Northwest District Director
Tim Christy
Longhouse – Northshire Ltd.

IHCA Southeast District Chair
Richard Curphey
West Ridge Care Center

IHCA Southeast District Director
Kari Gerst
Lantern Park Specialty Care

IHCA Southwest District Chair
Kellie Jimerson
Atlantic Specialty Care

IHCA Southwest District Director
Maureen Cahill
Spurgeon Manor

ICAL Division Representative
Greg Ernst
Dial Retirement Communities

ICHC Division Representative
Jenn Ofelt
UnityPoint at Home – Urbandale

ICAL Board of Directors

ICAL board members are elected by its membership, including assisted living, residential care and independent senior living care providers. Elections are held at the annual business meeting during the state convention each year.

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ICAL Chair
Greg Ernst
Dial Retirement Communities

ICAL Vice Chair
Brynn Rodgers
Ebenezer Management Services

ICAL Vice Chair
Carri Stone
Midwest Health Management, Inc.

ICAL Secretary
Beth Fleming
Bickford Senior Living Group

IHCA Treasurer
David Chensvold
Healthcare of Iowa

ICAL Past Chair
Briana Hilmer
Western Home Communities

ICAL Senior Housing Director
Dion Schrack
St. Francis Manor

ICAL Assisted Living Director
Stacy Hejda
Assisted Living Partners

ICAL Residential Care Director
Pat Giorgio
Evergreen Estates III

ICAL Northeast District Chair
Nikki Siebels
Boyson Heights Senior Living Community

ICAL Northwest District Chair
Debbie Klatt
Otsego Place at Methodist Manor Retirement Community

ICAL Southeast District Chair
Rebekah Tjaden
Clarence Senior Living

ICAL Southwest District Chair
Brianne Fister
Gardens Assisted Living – Jefferson

ICAL Director-at-Large
Amanda Nobles
Assisted Living Partners

ICAL Director-at-Large
Gina Malone
Murphy Place Assisted Living

ICAL Director-at-Large
Ken Nelson
Care Initiatives

ICAL Director-at-Large
Kari Nuzback
Garden View (St. Anthony Hospital)

IHCA Division Representative
Dave Dixon
Care Initiatives

ICHC Division Representative
Jenn Ofelt
UnityPoint at Home – Urbandale

ICHC Board of Directors

ICHC board members are elected by its membership, including home health agencies. Elections are held at the annual business meeting during the state convention each year.

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ICHC Chair
Jenn Ofelt
UnityPoint at Home – Urbandale

ICHC Vice Chair
Kellie Gee
Heights Home Health Inc.

ICHC Secretary
Anne Peters
Home Instead Senior Care – Polk County

IHCA Treasurer
David Chensvold
Healthcare of Iowa

ICHC Director-at-Large
Leah Galvin
Advanced Home Health Care

ICHC Director-at-Large
Greg Von Arx
Recover Health Care of Iowa, Inc.

ICHC Director-at-Large
Kimberly Weber
Iowa Home Care LLC Corporate

ICHC Past Chair
Joanie Steil
Family Care Solutions

IHCA Division Representative
Dave Dixon
Care Initiatives

ICAL Division Representative
Greg Ernst
Dial Retirement Communities

IHCA Foundation Board of Directors

IHCA board members are designated based on appointments to IHCA, ICAL and ICHC boards, with the President and Vice President elected at the IHCA Foundation Board annual meeting each year.

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Foundation President
Dave Dixon
Care Initiatives

Foundation Vice President
Maureen Cahill
Spurgeon Manor

Foundation Secretary/Treasurer
Dave Chensvold
Healthcare of Iowa

Foundation Vice Chair – ICHC
Kellie Gee
Heights Home Health Inc.

Foundation NE District Chair – IHCA
Diana Roberts
Assisted Living Partners

Foundation NE District Chair – ICAL
Nikki Siebels
Boyson Heights Senior Living Community

Foundation NW District Chair – IHCA
Jessica McDyer
Sibley Specialty Care

Foundation NW District Chair – ICAL
Debbie Klatt
Otsego Place at Methodist Manor Retirement Community

Foundation SE District Chair – IHCA
Richard Curphey
West Ridge Care Center

Foundation SE District Chair – ICAL
Rebekah Tjaden
Clarence Senior Living

Foundation SW District Chair – IHCA
Kellie Jimerson
Atlantic Specialty Care

Foundation SW District Chair – ICAL
Brianne Fister
Gardens Assisted Living – Jefferson