Board and Staff

Past President Angie Looney, 2023-2024 President Sheila Brummer.

The IBNA Board of Directors is elected by the membership of the organization at the annual convention.  Each board member serves a one-year term.

Three officers are elected,  the president, president-elect, and past president, who make up the executive committee.  You must be serving on the board to be elected to an officer position.

Board members meet quarterly and select the site of the convention,  and plan the various convention sessions based on trends in the industry and input from members.

Board of Directors

Past President
Angie Looney
University of Iowa
2023-2024 President
Sheila Brummer
Siouxland Public Media
President Elect
Jon Jacobsen
Boomer Radio, KXCB
Council Bluffs, Omaha
TV At-Large
Andrew Altenbern
Waterloo, IA
NW Region Director
Mark Buss
Sioux County Radio
College University Director
Lisa Carponelli
Simpson College
Central Director
Ryan Russell
Des Moines
SW Region Director
Mandy Billings
KSOM Radio
SE Region Director
David Baker
KALA Radio
Student Director
Ashley Weil
University of Iowa
Radio At-Large Director
Mike Peterson
KMA, Shenandoah
NE Region Director
Justina Borgman
KGAN Cedar Rapids

Executive Director

The executive director is hired by the board and it is a permanent position. The executive director represents the board as needed, while working with the board in the planning and operation of the annual convention and news contest.

Executive Director
Dar Danielson
Radio Iowa
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