Board of Directors

The Institute Board of Directors are experienced professionals in their fields and provide their time, energy and knowledge without compensation to the Institute in service to rural America and America’s consumers.


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The Officers and Board of Directors:

Cindy Fitterling, President - Missouri

Perry Garner, Vice President - Iowa

Lucy Roberts, Secretary - Minnesota

Dave Reed, Treasurer - Iowa

Pete Lorenz, Board Director - Kansas

Ken Schlottach,, Board Director - Missouri

Greg Stephens, Board Director - Kansas

Carroll Wade, Board Director - New York

Dan Casler, Director Emeritus - New York

Richard Ellinghuysen, Director Emeritus - Nebraska

Wes Shoemeyer, Director Emeritus - Missouri

Michael Stumo, Director Emeritus - Connecticut

Institute for Rural America
P.O. Box 566
Ames, Iowa 50010

Donations are tax deductible.

The Institute for Rural America is a nonprofit charitable 501c3 organization.