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 Preusch at 515-273-1372.  Thank you.


Frank Owens
Board President
Neighborhood Revitalization Board Representative

Chris Johansen
Board Vice-President
City of Des Moines

Kelly Robus
Board Secretary
Bankers Trust

Christopher Bates
Past-Board President
Principal Bank

Lanny J. Benishek
Board Member
Wells Fargo Bank

Jeff Croskey
Board Member
US Bank

Jamie A. Elliott
Board Member
West Bank

Josh Hellyer
Board Member
Not-for-Profit Neighborhood Representative

Christine Hensley
Board Member
City of Des Moines

Jon Ollendick
Board Member
First American Bank

Anthony Pleskys
Board Member
Neighborhood Representative

Marge Ramsey
Board Member
Neighborhood Representative

Bret Vandelune
Board Member
Polk County

Steve Van Oort
Past-Board President
Polk County

Open Position
Board Member
Neighborhood Representative

Deb Anderson
Alternate Board Member
Polk County

Dave Williamson
Alternate Board Member
Polk County