Greater Des Moines Board of Directors

We gratefully acknowledge these dedicated volunteers who serve on the Greater Des Moines American Heart Association Board of Directors.
These dedicated volunteers are healthcare professionals and business and community leaders who guide our many activities throughout the Greater Des Moines area. 

The Des Moines Board has received the 2015 American Heart Association Bronze Standard Board Award.
The bronze-level recognition means that the board must meet at least 10 performance criteria
in areas including health, revenue, volunteer recruitment and operations. 

Board Chair
 Eric Crowell
President & CEO
UnityPoint Health Des Moines
Board President
Kay Gannon, DO
Internal Medicine Physician
Christopher Komanapalli, MD
Cardiovascular Services
The Iowa Clinic
Board Chair-Elect
Bob Ritz
Mercy Medical Center
Executive Leadership Member
Mark Witte
Ernst & Young LLP

Kim Foltz, BSN, RN
Director of Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Steve McManus
Senior Vice President
Holmes Murphy & Associates 
Tim White
VP / General Manager
Todd Frederickson
Iowa Wild
Luke Nelson
Senior Manager
Jason Willis
General Manager
Willis Auto Campus 
Gary Harms
Agency Administration Vice President
FBL Financial Group
Brad Rempe
Lead Advisor
Foster Group  
Rich Wireman
Vice President
The Principal Financial Group
Mary Lynne Jones
Retired Administrator Des Moines
Public Schools
Brad Schoenfelder
VP of Development
Ryan Companies

Rick Kozin
Polk County Health Department

Enrico Martin, MD
Iowa Heart Center
Sharon Vickery
Senior Account Executive / Manager
Sogeti USA


Brian Sather
President & General Manager
Kristin Williams
Vice President, Health & Wellness
Hy-Vee, Inc.