To increase the quality & quantity of charitable gifts by serving as the voice and professional resource for the gift planning community.
EIPGC is an affiliate member of the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners.
President: Charity Tyler, Cedar Rapids Public Library Foundation
President-Elect: Bob King, University of Iowa Center for Advancement**
Past President: Melissa Pence, AMPERAGE Marketing & Fundraising
Secretary: Julia Winter, CommUnity Crisis Services & Food Bank
Treasurer: Julie Coppock, UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Foundation
Communications Chair: Katie Benedix, Brucemore
Membership Chair: Michele Brock, The Catholic Foundation in the Archdiocese of Dubuque
Program Co-chairs: Lonna Drewelow, Mount Mercy University & Jody Pellerin, The Kirkwood Foundation
At-Large Board Members:
Lorrie Erusha, Mercy Medical Center Foundation
Kristin Roberts, United Way of East Central Iowa
**Elected to serve on the 2024 Board of Directors of the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners. Learn more here.