Staff

Dave Holm

Executive Director

Dave serves as the Executive Director for the Iowa Institute for Cooperatives. In this role, Dave is responsible for working with the Board of Directors to make sure the Institute is providing our members the services and information they need to make their cooperative successful. Dave has worked at the Iowa Institute since 1995 and has worked in the cooperative system since 1986.

Stacey Webster

Director of Cooperative Development

Stacey Webster is the Director of Cooperative Development, a primary contact for our members as it relates to business development and consulting. She works directly with participating members to maximize the benefits obtained from the CoMetrics Financial Analysis and Benchmarking initiative. Additional responsibilities include support of educational programs, mergers and acquistitions, business analysis and relationship enhancement. Stacey has been with the Iowa Institute since 2016 and brings with her over 15 years of financial management experience in the grain industry.

Nancy Cyr

IIC Office Manager

Nancy serves as the Office Manager for the Iowa Institute. Nancy maintains all the documents, coordinates meetings and serves as the first point of contact when you call our office. Nancy has worked at the Iowa Institute since 2014.

Katie Hall

Director of Government Affairs

Katie is responsible for managing government affairs at the state and national level. She works with our members and industry organizations to develop legislative policy impacting IIC members. She also fosters industry and legislative relationships advocating for issues relevant to our members. Katie coordinates our biannual Meet the Candidate forums and our annual Co-op Day at the Capital. She works closely with staff on relevant, developing issues in IIC educational programs. Katie joined the Iowa Institute in 2017 and will be utilizing her experience trading commodities by creating connections and partnerships to make a positive impact in Iowa Cooperatives.