Board of Directors & Staff

Board of Directors


Kaitlyn Ausborn
Associate at Brown, Kinsey, Funkhouser, and Lander, P.L.C.

Peggy Bang
Retired Visual Arts Professor at North Iowa Area Community College

Julie Bauer – Secretary
Marketing Analyst, First Citizens National Bank

Scott Borcherding – President
Interior Designer and Partner, Bergland + Cram Architects

Elizabeth Gales
Director of the North Iowa Area Community College Performing Arts Series

Alice Hanley
Marketing, Alpha Media

Matthew O’Brien
Regional planner, NIACOG

Joan Platz
Captain, USN, Ret.

Dennis Reidel – Vice President & Treasurer
President, Mason City Overhead Door

Tara Schlichting
Human Services Administrator, Iowa Human Services

Parker Thirnbeck
Cerro Gordo County Public Defender

Tom Thoma
Retired Opinion/Business Editor, Globe Gazette


Staff


Joyce Deike
Office Manager – Email

Chris Howd
Marketing Director – Email


Committee Members


Executive Committee:

Scott Borcherding (President), Julie Bauer (Secretary), Joan Platz (Finance Officer), Dennis Reidel (Vice President & Treasurer), Patrick Thompson

Preservation Committee:

Scott Borcherding (Chair), Robert (Chip) Kinsey, Mellisa Leach, Patrick Thompson, John Welch, Kaitlyn Ausborn

Membership/Development Committee:

Tara Schlichting (Chair), Alice Hanley, Matthew O’Brien, Parker Thirnbeck, Mark Barthelme, Kris Urdahl, Scott Huntbatch

Education Committee:

Julie Bauer (Chair), Peggy Bang, Joyce Deike, Joanne Hardinger, Anne Schmit, Pat Schultz

Finance Committee:

Dennis Reidel (Chair), Anne Flynn, Elizabeth Gales, Karen Kiss, Joan Platz


Honorary Board Members


Norman W. Ray
Vice Admiral, USN, Ret.

Chuck Offenburger
Retired feature columnist for the Des Moines Register

Richard Guy Wilson
Commonwealth Professor in Architectural History, University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia

William Allin Storrer, PhD.
Adjunct Professor of Architecture History, University of Texas at Austin

Jonathan Lipman
Director, Institute for Maharishi Vedic Architecture, Fairfield, Iowa

Mark Hertzberg
Author and photographer, board member of Wright in Wisconsin