Medical Assistance Advisory Council

To advise the Director of Human Services and make recommendations on the Medical Assistance Budget.

Board Administrator

Name Contact Phone Email
Lindsay Paulson 515-974-3009

Board Profile

Board or Commission Name Department or Agency
Medical Assistance Advisory Council Human Services, Department of
Location of Board Meetings Normal Meeting Schedule Normal Meeting Time
Lucas State Office Building
Des Moines, Iowa
Full council 2 times per year/Exec Council 6 times per year 1-3 hours
Total Board Members Governor Appointed Vacant Appointments Term Length
10 10 0 2 Years
Organizational Authority Other Appointment Information  
President, or President's representative of the following entities: The Iowa medical society; The Iowa osteopathic medical association; The Iowa academy of family physicians;The Iowa chapter of the American academy of pediatrics;The Iowa physical therapy association;The Iowa dental association;The Iowa nurses association;The Iowa pharmacy association; The Iowa podiatric medical society; The Iowa optometric association; The Iowa association of community providers; The Iowa psychological association; The Iowa psychiatric society; The Iowa chapter of the national association of social workers; The coalition for family and children's services in Iowa; The Iowa hospital association; The Iowa association of rural health clinics; The Iowa/Nebraska primary care association; Free clinics of Iowa; The opticians' association of Iowa, inc; The Iowa association of hearing health professionals; The Iowa speech and hearing association; The Iowa health care association; The Iowa association of area agencies on aging; AARP; The Iowa caregivers association; The Iowa coalition of home and community-based services for seniors; The Iowa adult day services association; The Iowa association of homes and services for the aging; The Iowa association for home care; The Iowa council of health care centers; The Iowa physician assistant society; The Iowa association of nurse practitioners; The Iowa nurse practitioner society; The Iowa occupational therapy association; The ARC of Iowa; The alliance for the mentally ill of Iowa; The Iowa state association of counties; The governor's developmental disabilities council; The Iowa chiropractic society. Two members of the house of representatives, one appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives and one appointed by the minority leader of the house of representatives from their respective parties. Two members of the senate, one appointed by the president of the senate after consultation with the majority leader of the senate and one appointed by the minority leader of the senate.

Board Members

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Member Name City County Position Term Begin Term End↓ Gender Party Status
Thomas Ryan Mason City CERRO GORDO Consumer 07/01/2017 06/30/2019 Male Dem A
Marsha Fisher Adel DALLAS Consumer 07/01/2017 06/30/2019 Female Rep A
Richard Crouch Malvern MILLS Consumer 07/01/2017 06/30/2019 Male Rep A
Brandi Jensen Earlham DALLAS Consumer 07/01/2017 06/30/2019 Female None A
Lori Allen Ames STORY Consumer 07/01/2017 06/30/2019 Female Dem A
Marcie Strouse Clive POLK Consumer 08/07/2018 06/30/2019 Female Rep A
Amy Shriver Clive DALLAS Consumer 08/07/2018 06/30/2019 Female Dem A
Jason Haglund Story City STORY Consumer 08/07/2018 06/30/2019 Male Dem A
Thomas Broeker Burlington DES MOINES Consumer 08/07/2018 06/30/2020 Male Rep A
John Dooley BETTENDORF SCOTT Consumer 01/12/2018 06/30/2020 Male Rep A

A = Active
V = Vacant