Board and Partners

Board of Directors

The Neighborhood Finance Corporation Board of Directors meets at 3:00 p.m. on the 4th Thursday of each month, except for November and December (Dates TBD). If you would like additional information, please call Executive Director Stephanie Murphy at 515-273-1372.  

The NFC Cedar Rapids Advisory Committee meets the 4th Monday of every other month. Please click here for a list of the Advisory Committee members

If you would like additional information, please call Executive Director Stephanie Murphy at 515-273-1372.  




Lanny J. Benishek
Board President
Wells Fargo Bank

Michelle Mueller
Board Vice-President
Neighborhood Representative

Steve VanOort
Board Secretary

Polk County

Jon Ollendick
Past-Board President

Availa Bank

Chris Johansen
Board Member

City of Des Moines

Josh Mandelbaum
Board Member
City of Des Moines

Bret Vandelune
Board Member
Polk County

Jeff Croskey
Board Member
US Bank

Pat Reding
Board Member

Great Western Bank

Tracie Corcoran
Board Member

Bankers Trust

Rudy Fors
Board Member
Northwest Bank

Amber Petersen
Board Member

Habitat for Humanity of Greater DSM

Keri Thien
Board Member

Neighborhood Representative

Luis Arrendondo
Board Member
Neighborhood Representative

Marge Ramsey
Board Member
NRB Neighborhood Representative

Deb Anderson
Alternate Board Member
Polk County

Dave Williamson
Alternate Board Member
Polk County