Board & Staff

Our staff is here to help you! Serving the Iowa community since 1975.

Our Leadership Team

Executive Director

Valerie Schwager

Director of Finance

Tracy Meyer

Director of Donor and Public Relations (Development)

Jodie Muller

Director of Day Habilitation Services, Waterloo/Vinton

Rachel Eyestone

Director of Waverly Center (and nothern offices)

Colette Ruth

Director of Adult Day Services (Newel Post and Canterbury Center)

Dawn Powers

Our Board of Directors


  • Anne Lind, President
  • John Richter, Vice-President
  • Sadé Barfield
  • Tiffany Coffin
  • Chelsea Coover
  • Alison Henkle
  • Ashley Jenn
  • Kelsey Jorgensen
  • Anne Lind
  • Tori Lockard
  • Robert Nichols
  • Heather Reicherts
  • Jay Schares
  • Nathan Tobey