Leadership

Catherine McAuley Center Board of Directors

President

Michele Brock
Regional Fundraising & Marketing Advisor
Amperage Fundraising

President Elect

Steve Ovel
Associate VP Governmental Relations
Kirkwood Community College

Sisters of Mercy West Midwest Liason

Sr. Mary Lou Podzimek
Chaplain
Hospice of Mercy

Board Members

Ann Alliger
Director, Behavioral Services
Mercy Medical Center

Patty Barnes
Manager, Financial Reporting
Unity Point Health- St. Luke’s Hospital

Martha Barry
Childcare provider and CMC volunteer

Sr. Linda Bechen
Retired, St. Patrick Church (Anamosa)

John Chaimov (Past President)
Associate Professor of German
Coe College

Kim Hillyard
Wealth Advisor
RSM US Wealth Management, LLC.

Brian Globokar
Vice President, Trust Officer
Hills Bank & Trust Company

Anne King
Community Volunteer
Retired, Mount Mercy University

Gary Landhauser
Architect & Partner
Novak Design Group

Treasurer

John Gilson
Controller, Air Transport Systems
Rockwell Collins

Secretary

Nate Klein
Business Professor
Mount Mercy University

Executive Director

Paula Land
Ex-Officio member

Larry Maiers
Community Volunteer
St. Luke’s Hospital

Joan McVay
Branch Manager, AVP
Farmers State Bank

Tom Podzimek
President
Benchmark Construction Co.

Bruno Rwayitare
Diversity & Inclusion Program Manager
Rockwell Collins

Joe Schmall
Attorney
Bradley & Riley PC

Ann Sullivan
Retired educator & Community volunteer

Sr. Shari Sutherland- Sisters of Mercy Representative
VP, Mission and Ministry
Mount Mercy University

Cheryl Tabarella-Redd
Career Services Director
Mount Mercy University