Driven by Experienced and Caring Leadership

The leadership team of Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa has years of experience in youth development and specialized fields. They come with the passion, talent, and resolve to meet the needs of our kids. Every day, our leadership team works to ensure Club staff has the tools and resources they need to provide a support system and build meaningful relationships that create a positive, lasting impact on the lives of those we serve. Meet our team!

Tony Timm

Tony Timm

Chief Executive Officer

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greg grant

Greg Grant

Chief Operations Officer

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nicole schleif sinn

Nicole Schleif Sinn, CFRE

Chief Development Officer

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David Love

Operations Controller

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neisa taylor

Neisa Taylor

Director of Operations

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devan jeffries

Devan Jeffries

Director of Compliance

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Madi Bellile

Director of Donor

Engagement & Events

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ariel dupey

Ariel DuPey

Career Pathways Coordinator

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monica post

Monica Post

STEM Coordinator

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Sarah Massop

Marketing & Communications Coordinator

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Jessica Louis

Volunteer & Club Support Coordinator

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Board of Directors


President - David Chapman, BTC Capital Management

Vice President/Treasurer - Mike Ensley, FBL Financial Group

Vice President, Operations - Joseph R. Benesh, The Ingenuity Company

Vice President, Support Services - Tony Dickinson, NCMIC

Past Board President - Brent Wilberts, Deloitte & Touche LLP

Secretary - Colleen MacRae Wittmack, Nyemaster Goode

At Large - Jerry Brantley Jr., Nationwide

At Large - Tanner Krause, Kum & Go



Andy Bates, Weitz Company

Chad Bruntz, Casey's General Store

Pati Burt, Community Volunteer

Jill Burnett-Requist, Carver Community School

Nathan Franje, ICON Companies

Matt Fryar, Wells Fargo

Chris Kyhl, QCI

Amy Lane, Thrively

Chelsea McCracken, MidAmerican Energy

Reed McManigal, Holmes Murphy

Bill Northup, Community Volunteer

John Ridgeway, Principal Financial Group

Jessica Ringena, Hy-Vee

Brett Smith, Central Bank

John P. Smith, Drake University

Deb VanVelzen, Des Moines Police Department

Board of Trustees


Andrea Abel, Community Volunteer

BJ Baker III, The Baker Group

Suzie Glazer Burt, Philanthropist

Julie Evans, Write Solutions Group

Deniz Franke, Ameriprise Financial Services (Franke & Associates)

Chris Grady, Athene

Chuck Howell, Meredith Corporation

Dave Olson, Commercial Insurance

In Rememberance

Claire Bailey

Les Baitzer

Bernie Baker*

AH Blank*

Stephen Brody

Peter Flynn

Michael Frazier

Gary Gately

Ellen Glazer Ziegler

J. Barry Griswell

Ellis I. Levitt*

Maddie Levitt

E.T. Meredith*

Miles Mills*

Joe Proctor

Frank Ross

Feisal Sayeed

Dr. Fred Strickland

Jim Wilkins

*Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa Founder