Board Information

The Linn County ECI Board has responsibility for setting the policies and conducting the business of the local ECI area per legislative intent. At a minimum the Board shall include membership from Education, Health, Human Services, Business and Faith interests and at least one Parent, Grandparent or Guardian of a child prenatal through age five. No persons with a financial relationship to Linn County ECI can be offered membership. The Board seeks to be gender balanced and reflect the diversity of the local ECI area. Interested persons are invited to submit a Board Member application for consideration.

ECI Board Member Application

Linn County Early Childhood Iowa Governance Board

Name Affiliation
Dr. Richard Barrett Mt. Mercy University
Linda Bigley Community Volunteer
Tara Carrera-Bauer, Secretary Cedar Rapids Public Library
Wyatt Dagit, Chair UnityPoint Hospital Chaplain
Jennifer Harp Bohr, Dahm, Greif & Associates PC
Tricia Kitzmann Linn County Public Health
Karen Lewis, Chair-Elect Business Representative
Dr. Caroline Moniza Mercy Medical Center
Patrick Munyakazi Associate Pastor
Andrea Rogers ACCEL Group
Ben Rogers Elected, Board of Supervisors
John Rogers Community Volunteer
Connie Rutz Community Volunteer
Chris Scheldrup Attorney
Nancy Scheumann UnityPoint Child Protection Center
Colonel John Stuelke Linn County Sheriff's Office
Jasmine Wu Community Volunteer

Meetings

The Linn County Early Childhood Iowa Governance Board meets from 3:30-4:30 pm on the fourth Tuesday of the month except in July and December. All Board meetings are open to the public. Meetings are held at Linn County Community Services Building, 1240 26th Avenue Ct. S.W., Cedar Rapids, IA 52404.

ECI Board Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Agendas

Minutes