Board of Directors

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NameEmailExpires
Cheryl Langston Cheryl.Langston@dmacc.edu
2023
District 1: All that portion lying within Ames, Baxter, Collins-Maxwell, Colo-Nesco, Gilbert, Nevada, and Roland-Story School Districts.
Fred Greiner Fred.Greiner@dmacc.edu
2023
District 2: All that portion lying within Ballard, Boone, Dallas Center-Grimes, Johnston, Madrid, Ogden, Perry, United and Woodward-Granger School Districts; also the portion of Southeast Webster-Grand that lies within the boundaries of Des Moines Area Community College.

Jim Knott Jim.Knott@dmacc.edu
2021
District 3: All that portion lying within Adel-DeSoto-Minburn, Adair-Casey, Audubon, Carroll, Coon Rapids-Bayard, Exira, Glidden-Ralston, Guthrie Center, Panorama, Waukee, and West Central Valley School Districts; also the portion of IKM-Manning that lies within the boundaries of Des Moines Area Community College.

Kevin Halterman(Vice Chair) Kevin.Halterman@dmacc.edu
2021
District 4: All that portion lying within Carlisle, Earlham, Indianola, Interstate 35, Knoxville, Martensdale-St Marys, Melcher-Dallas, Norwalk, Pleasantville, Southeast Warren, Twin Cedars, Van Meter and Winterset School Districts.

Joe Pugel(Chair) Joe.Pugel@dmacc.edu
2021
District 5: All that portion lying within Bondurant-Farrar, Colfax-Mingo, Lynnville-Sully, Newton, PCM, Pella and Southeast Polk School Districts.

Denny Presnall Denny.Presnall@dmacc.edu
2023
District 6: That portion of DES MOINES INDEPENDENT school that is contained in the following precincts: Des Moines Precincts 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 19, 20 & 21; also Ankeny, North Polk and Saydel School Districts

Madelyn Tursi Madelyn.Tursi@dmacc.edu
2023
District 7: That portion of DES MOINES INDEPENDENT school that is contained in the following precincts: Des Moines 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 80, 81 & 82.

Felix Gallagher Felix.Gallagher@dmacc.edu
2023
District 8: That portion of DES MOINES INDEPENDENT school that is contained in the following precincts: Des Moines 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 83, 84, 85 & 86, Greenfield 1 and Pleasant Hill 1 & 3.

Fred Buie [Video: Meet Fred Buie] Fred.Buie@dmacc.edu
2021
District 9: That portion of DES MOINES INDEPENDENT school that is contained in the following precincts: Urbandale 3, West Des Moines 111 & 112 and Windsor Heights 1, 2 & 3; also Urbandale and West Des Moines School Districts.

View a map of the DMACC Director Districts. For additional information on the board member election process, contact Board Secretary Carolyn Farlow at cdfarlow@dmacc.edu or 515-965-7067.​


​Board Meeting Dates

Meetings are usually held the second Monday of the month but some exceptions may apply. Call to order is 4:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

DateLocationAgenda(s)
​January 10, 2022​
Telephonic Meeting (Tentative date – Will meet only if needed)​
February 14, 2022
DMACC Carroll Campus (Budget workshop begins at 2:00 p.m.) ​

March 14, 2022​DMACC Newton Campus

April 11, 2022
DMACC West Des Moines Campus

May 9, 2022 DMACC Ankeny Campus
June 13, 2022DMACC Urban Campus

July 11, 2022DMACC Ames Center 

August 8, 2022Telephonic Meeting (Tentative date – Will meet only if needed)

September 13, 2022
Johnston - 3:00 p.m. Joint Meeting with Heartland AEA Board

October 10, 2022
DMACC Boone Campus

November 14, 2022
​DMACC Ankeny Campus

​November 8, 2021​
​DMACC Urban Campus​

​December 12, 2022
​DMACC Ankeny Campus - Annual and Regular Board Meeting (Board Retreat begins at 12:00 p.m.)​


​Board Committee Meeting and Bargaining Session ​Dates

DateLocationAgenda(s)
​November 2, 2021
​Electronic Meeting
Agenda Audit Committee
​August 9, 2021
​Legacy Plaza, Building 17, 4th Floor Executive Dining Room​
Agenda - President Evaluation Committee 
​June 28, 2021
​Electronic Meeting
Agenda - President Evaluation Committee
​June 14, 2021
Southridge Center, Room 26
Agenda - Audit Committee
​May 26, 2021
​Electronic Meeting
Agenda - Bargaining Session
​May 10, 2021
​Electronic Meeting
Agenda - President Evaluation Committee

*NOTE: The Agendas are printable documents in Adobe Acrobat Reader files. If y​​ou do​n't have Adobe Acrobat you can download it here.

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Board Policies

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