Early ACCESS, Iowa Council for

Advise and assist the Department of Education in the planning, coordination, and delivery of services to infants and toddlers with special needs and their families.

Board Administrator

Name Contact Phone Email
Kate Small 515-281-5437 Kate.Small@iowa.gov

Board Profile

Board or Commission Name Department or Agency
Iowa Council for Early ACCESS Education, Department of
Location of Board Meetings Normal Meeting Schedule Normal Meeting Time
Grimes State Office Building
400 E. 14th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50319
Every other month 10 AM - 3 PM
Total Board Members Governor Appointed Vacant Appointments Term Length
24 24 2 3 Years
Organizational Authority  
281 IAC 120.601

Board Members

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Member Name City County Position Term Begin Term End↓ Gender Party Status
Vacant Signatory- Univ. of Iowa 04/02/2009 06/30/2011 Female Dem V
Vacant AEA Representative 07/29/2009 06/30/2012 Female Dem V
Kasey Vermillion Clive POLK Parent (child under 6) 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female Rep A
Martha Andera CRESCO HOWARD Member @ Large 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female Rep A
Marcus Johnson-Miller Des Moines POLK Signatory-IDPH 09/15/2014 06/30/2017 Male Dem A
Angela Hance CRESTON UNION Public Provider 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female Rep A
Kim Thomas URBANDALE POLK Public Provider 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female Rep A
Janet Stauss OKOBOJI DICKINSON Headstart 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female Rep A
Laurie Jeans Davenport SCOTT Personnel Preparation 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female Dem A
Stacy Kramer Hawarden SIOUX Parent 07/01/2014 06/30/2017 Female None A
Stephanie peters des moines POLK Parent 12/08/2015 06/30/2018 Female Dem A
Shari Huecksteadt BETTENDORF SCOTT Early Access Regional Coordinator 07/01/2015 06/30/2018 Female Dem A
Kimberly Villotti Waukee DALLAS Signatory - Ed 07/01/2015 06/30/2018 Female None A
Ryan Allen Sioux City WOODBURY Parent 12/08/2015 06/30/2018 Male None A
Patrick Judkins Long Grove SCOTT Parent 12/08/2015 06/30/2018 Male None A
Kevin Koester ANKENY POLK Legislator 07/01/2015 06/30/2018 Male Rep A
Mary Butler WEST DES MOINES POLK Signatory- Insurance Division 07/01/2015 06/30/2018 Female Dem A
Amanda Kleese Washington WASHINGTON Provider 07/01/2015 06/30/2018 Female None A
Julie Allison Marshalltown MARSHALL Signatory-DHS 03/29/2017 06/30/2019 Female None A
Kristle Davis Holland GRUNDY Private Provider- Child Care Provider 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Female Rep A
Jeffrey Anderson West Des Moines POLK Early Childhood Iowa Rep 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Male Dem A
Paula Connolly WEST DES MOINES POLK Parent 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Female Dem A
Debra Runau Matzat CEDAR RAPIDS LINN Private Provider 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Female None A
Kristie Vasey Des Moines POLK Private Provider 07/01/2016 06/30/2019 Female Dem A
Status

A = Active
V = Vacant