The purpose of the ISPRA board is to serve as the policy-making body of ISPRA, establish goals the chapter is to pursue, and conduct all chapter business.

Our Board hails from districts and agencies large and small from different areas of the state.

Chapter Officers


Alexandra Wade Communications Specialist
West Des Moines Community Schools
3550 Mills Cific Parkway, West Des Moines, IA 50265

Vice President

Diane Ostrowski, APRChief Communications Officer
Council Bluffs Community School District
300 W Broadway, Council Bluffs, IA 51503


Justin DeVore – Director of Marketing, Communications, and Development
Oskaloosa Community Schools
1800 North 3rd Street, Oskaloosa, IA 52577


Michael CyzeDirector of School and Community Relations
Dubuque Community School District
2300 Chaney Road, Dubuque, IA 52601

Awards Co-Chairs

Jen WoodleyPublic Relations Coordinator
Great Prairie AEA
2814 N. Court Road Ottumwa, IA 52501

Kayla Choate – Executive Director of Communications
Waukee Community School District
560 SE University Ave., Waukee, IA 50263

Membership Chair

Jessica HartgersCommunications Specialist
Bondurant-Farrar Community School District

Past President

Amanda Lewis – Sr. Communications and Public Relations Specialist 
Des Moines Public Schools
2100 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50321