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District Leadership

District Administration

Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) operates Marshalltown Community College, Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls, Iowa Valley Continuing Education, and Iowa Valley Grinnell. The Administrative Leadership Team members listed here are the heads of the various units and departments within the District

  • Dr. Chris Duree, Chancellor
  • Robin Anctil, Director of Marketing
  • Dr. Lisa Breja, Institutional Researcher/AQIP Liaison
  • Jacque Goodman, Vice Chancellor of Continuing Education & Training
  • Barb Jennings, Assistant to the Chancellor/Board Secretary
  • Dr. Robin Lilienthal, Provost of Marshalltown Community College
  • MaryAnne Nickle, Dean of Iowa Valley Grinnell
  • Kathleen B. Pink, Chief Financial Officer
  • Dr. Martin Reimer, Provost of Ellsworth Community College
  • Cindy Schulte, Director of Governmental Affairs
  • Colleen Springer, Vice Chancellor of Administrative Services
  • Jim Wilson, Chief Information Officer

IVCCD Board of Directors

IVCCD is a public, tax-supported institution governed by a locally-elected Board of Directors representing seven Director Districts throughout our geographical area (Hardin, Marshall, Poweshiek and most of Tama County, plus small portions of six adjoining counties). The Director Districts are composed of 14 local K-12 school district boundaries. Our Board members are elected to serve as policy-makers and oversee the academic and budgetary policies of this institution. Current Board members represent Director Districts as follows:

johnson_larry Director District I: All that portion lying within Ackley-Geneva-Wellsburg-Steamboat Rock, Alden, and Iowa Falls School Districts.
Larry W. Johnson, Chairman: Director Johnson has served on the IVCCD Board since 1986; he is a resident of Iowa Falls.
Deb Crosser Director District II: All that portion lying within BCLUW, Eldora-New Providence, Green Mountain-Garwin, and Hubbard-Radcliffe School Districts, and the portion of Gladbrook-Reinbeck School District that lies within the boundary of IVCCD.
Deb Crosser: Director Crosser began serving on the IVCCD Board in 2011; she is a resident of Eldora.
kellogg_delbert Director District III: All that portion lying within East Marshall School District; the portion of Grinnell-Newburg School District that lies within the Hickory Grove Precinct in Jasper County; and the portion of Marshalltown School District lying within the Third Ward in the City of Marshalltown and Eden/Logan, Jefferson and Timber Creek Precincts in Marshall County of said school district.
Delbert Kellogg: Director Kellogg has served on the IVCCD Board since 2003; he is a resident of Marshalltown.
Deborah Jones photo Director District IV: All that portion lying within West Marshall School District and the portion of Marshalltown School District in the Second Ward in the City of Marshalltown and Bangor/Liscomb, Marietta/Washington and Taylor Precincts in Marshall County of said school district.
Deborah Jones: Director Jones has served on the IVCCD Board since 2008; she is a resident of Clemons.
Chris Brodin Director District V: All that portion lying within Marshalltown School District in the First and Fourth Wards in the City of Marshalltown and LeGrand and Marion/Vienna Precincts in Marshall County of said school district.
Chris Brodin: Director Brodin has served on the IVCCD Board since 2015; he is a resident of Marshalltown.
Joanna Hofer Director District VI: All that portion lying within the South Tama and Brooklyn-Guernsey-Malcolm School Districts, and the portion of Grinnell-Newburg School District lying within MS Precinct in Poweshiek County of said school district.
Joanna Hofer: Director Hofer has served on the IVCCD Board since 2017; she is a resident of Tama.
Paul Polson photo Director District VII: All that portion lying within Montezuma School District that lies within the boundary of IVCCD, and the portion of Grinnell-Newburg School District lying within the First, Second, Third, and Fourth Wards in the City of Grinnell and CGWS Precincts in Poweshiek County of said school district.
Paul William Pohlson, Vice Chairman: Director Pohlson has served on the IVCCD Board since 2006; he is a resident of Grinnell.
Dr. Chris Duree Dr. Christopher Duree, IVCCD Chancellor. Ex-officio, non-voting.
Kathy Pink Kathleen Pink, Treasurer. IVCCD Chief Financial Officer, non-voting.
Barbara Jennings Barbara Jennings, Secretary. Administrative Assistant to the IVCCD Chancellor/Board Secretary, non-voting.