CONTACT: JANA EGELAND
Assistant Director of Development
Women's Intercollegiate Athletics
UI Foundation News
500 Levitt Center for University Advancement
Iowa City IA 52242
Area residents named to Iowa Plus Board of Directors for UI Women's
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Eleven people have been named to the Iowa Plus Board
of Directors, an advisory board for the University of Iowa Women's Athletics
The new board members, all from Iowa, are Gloria M. Escarza, Mark F.
Kamps, Libby L. Kestel, Karen A. Lorenzen, Todd Nelson, and Donna Sorensen
of Iowa City; John O. Kamerick of Knoxville; William J. Holtey of Cedar
Rapids; Connie Anderson and Angela R. Maher of Coralville; and Larry D.
Wiedmeyer of Bettendorf.
"The enthusiastic support of Iowa Plus board members plays an important
role in the success of our program," said Jana Egeland, the University
of Iowa Foundation's associate director of development, Women's Intercollegiate
Athletics. "Board members boost interest in UI women's athletics
through special events, and they help secure financial support for the
women's program. Their support allows our program to grow."
The new members join current Iowa Plus Board President Bill Burger and
Vice President Lori Ellingson of Iowa City, and board members Dr. Darold
E. Albright, James D. Corwin and Barney Crutchfield of Iowa City; Kathleen
H. Chapman, Helen B. Arnold-Olson, Gloria J. Frost, and Linda Liechty Mordaunt
of Cedar Rapids; Patricia A. Wells of Coralville; Joanne Sutton Updegraff
of Bettendorf; Lynn R. Tauke Mawe of Grinnell; Richard M. Krezak of Pella;
and Barbara A. Chiles of Aledo, Ill.