2018 Annual IFMA Golf Outing May 22nd at Copper Creek Golf & Events Center

by admin_jennifer | Published June 5, 2018

A great afternoon to network with fellow IFMA Central Iowa Chapter Members and Friends and to support Youth Emergency Services & Shelter through our Charity Raffle!

IFMA Central Iowa Mini Expo Showcase at Wakonda Club – March 28th

by admin_jennifer | Published April 6, 2018

Members and friends gathered at the Wakonda Club to gain a better understanding of Behavioral Intelligence as defined by the Birkman Method presented by Angie Lookingbill, with WrightLookingbill, a certified consultant in the Birkman Method. Angie’s presentation detailed how the Birkman Method helps teams work smarter and helps individuals achieve their highest level of professional potential.             Member Firms participating in the Mini Expo Showcase included Joe Joseph, Corporate Care; Katherine Young, CORT; Sarah Eckles and Kirstin Baer-Harding, Finishing ToucheZ; Jon Schuler and Tom Nygren, Koch BrothersPrinting; Andy Crabb,Tandus-Centiva; Tom Triplett, Triplett Companies; Steve Shoemaker, Haworth; Tony Schmalz, T&M Services and Karla Stessman, Waste Management.


HOLIDAY SOCIAL at Della Viti January 30th

by admin_jennifer | Published February 6, 2018

IFMA members and guest gathered at Della Viti in East Village  to learn more about IFMA Central Iowa – our upcoming tours, educational presentations, Mini-Expo, Annual Golf Outing and more…

BREAKFAST MEETING at Farm Bureau Financial Services- November 09, 2017

by admin_jennifer | Published November 16, 2017

Ryan Carpenter, Director of Corporate Real Estate for the Principal Finanial Group, shared details related to Principal’s campus remodel as a part of their goal to Shape Principal’s Future utilizing Infrastructure, Interior Upgrades, Technology, and Modernization.

IFMA members and guests participated in a discussion of Principal’s Masterplan Process through the phases of Discovery, Environment,Navigation, Execution, and Realization.


Chapter Members Kevin Nicolet, Jodi Parrott, and Suzanne Fisher Attended IFMA’s World Workplace 2017 October 18th-20th in Houston, Texas

by admin_jennifer | Published November 2, 2017


Jodi Parrott, Kevin Nicolet, and Suzanne Fisher attended World Workplace 2017 October 18th – 20th in Houston, Texas. As you can see, they took part in opportunities to gain CEU credits, view new facilities products and services, as well as take in the sites of Houston.

Evening Social at Star Bar – September 19, 2017

by admin_jennifer | Published October 4, 2017

Evidence of Engaging Conversation among  current and new members of IFMA Central Iowa Chapter at Star Bar!

Welcome to our new member, Deborah Parenza, with Greenheck!  Other great conversationalists included Joe Johnson with Heritage Group, as well as Jerry Joseph & fellow cohort from Corporate Care. Our  Officers and Steering Committee conversationalists included Kevin Nicolet, President; Linda Tibbs, Member Committee; JenniferVoorhees, Communications & Social Media Committee;  and Rod Stevens, our Central Iowa Chapter resident IFMA Fellow.


by admin_jennifer | Published August 8, 2017

Heather Lee shared information about the many services provided by Children and Familes of Iowa including domestic violence servces, teen programs, family support programs, early childhood develoment services as well as mental health and substance abuse services. She also provided a tour of the De Moines office. As our preferred charity for the 2017 Annual Golf Outing, IFMA Central Iowa presented Heather a check for $550.00  to support their great contributions to children and familes in Iowa.