Board of Directors

The management of the Iowa Law School Foundation (ILSF) is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of graduates of the College of Law, law faculty, law students, and the dean of the college. The board meets twice a year at the Boyd Law Building.

Additional biographical information about ILSF board members is available in this booklet (PDF format).

Officers

  • Mr. Charles M. Kierscht, J.D. 1962
    ILSF President
    Hinsdale, Illinois
    Former CEO, President, Chair
    Kemper Financial Services
  • Mr. Frank W. Pechacek, Jr., J.D. 1969
    ILSF Vice President
    Council Bluffs, Iowa
    Founder, Attorney at Law
    Willson & Pechacek, P.L.C.
  • Mr. Stephen M. Morain, J.D. 1971
    ILSF Treasurer
    Waukee, Iowa
    Of Counsel
    Davis Brown Law Firm
  • Ms. Marcella David
    ILSF Secretary
    Iowa City, Iowa
    Faculty
    College of Law
  • Ms. Sherri P. Furman
    ILSF Assistant Treasurer
    Iowa City, Iowa
    Vice President, CFO & Treasurer
    University of Iowa Foundation

Executive Committee

  • Charles M. Kierscht, J.D. 1962
    ILSF President
    Hinsdale, Illinois
    Former CEO, President, Chair
    Kemper Financial Services
  • Mr. Frank W. Pechacek, Jr., J.D. 1969
    ILSF Vice President
    Council Bluffs, Iowa
    Founder, Attorney at Law
    Willson & Pechacek, P.L.C.
  • Ms. Gail B. Agrawal
    Iowa City, Iowa
    Dean
    College of Law
  • Mr. Robert E. Youle, J.D. 1976
    Chair, Development Committee
    Denver, Colorado
    Attorney at Law
    Sherman & Howard L.L.C.
  • Mr. C. Dana Waterman, III, J.D.1971
    Chair, Governance Committee
    Bettendorf, Iowa
    Managing Partner
    Lane & Waterman
  • Mr. Stephen M. Morain, J.D. 1971
    ILSF Treasurer
    Chair, Finance Committee
    Waukee, Iowa
    Of Counsel
    Davis Brown Law Firm
  • Ms. Kelly M. Hnatt, J.D. 1989
    Chair, External & Alumni Relations Committee
    New York, New York
    Partner
    Wilkie Farr & Gallagher

Members of the Board of Directors

  • Richard R. Albrecht, J.D. 1961
    Bainbridge Island, Washington
    Retired Senior Counsel
    Perkins Coie L.L.P.
  • Victor M. Alvarez, J.D. 1983
    Miami, Florida
    Executive Partner
    White & Case, L.L.P.
  • Eric G. Andersen, Faculty
    Iowa City, Iowa
    Professor
    College of Law
  • Raymond M. Beebe, J.D. 1967
    Forest City, Iowa
    Retired Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary
    Winnebago Industries, Inc.
  • Marvin S. Berenstein, J.D. 1961
    Sioux City, Iowa
    Managing Partner
    Berenstein, Moore, Berenstein, Heffernan & Moeller, L.L.P.
  • Elizabeth R. Boyd, J.D. 1987
    Saint Paul, Minnesota
    Planned Giving Officer
    The Friends of the St. Paul Library
  • Dan Crouse, J.D. 1985
    Seattle, Washington
    Retired Deputy Counsel
    Microsoft Corporation
  • Charles H. Dick, J.D. 1967
    San Diego, California
    Attorney at Law
  • Ms. Maja C. Eaton, J.D. 1984
    River Forest, Illinois
    Partner
    Sidley Austin L.L.P..
  • Ms. Angela L. Fontana, J.D. 1989
    Dallas, Texas
    Partner
    Weil, Gotshal, & Manges L.L.P
  • Jack M. Fribley, J.D. 1974
    Edina, Minnesota
    Partner
    Faegre & Baker Daniels
  • Mr. Joel T.S. Greer, J.D. 1978
    Marshalltown, Iowa
    Attorney at Law
    Cartwright, Druker & Ryden
  • Mr. Harlan “Bud” Hockenberg, J.D. 1952
    West Des Moines, Iowa
    Attorney at Law
    Coppola, McConville, Coppola et al
  • Mr. Bradley D. Houser, J.D. 1987
    Miami, Florida
    Attorney at Law
    Akerman Senterfitt
  • Mr. Kenneth L. Jacobs, J.D. 1980
    Lancaster, Pennsylvania
    Assistant General Counsel
    Crane Company
  • Mr. James D. Johnson, J.D. 1967
    New York, New York
    Senior Counsel
    Sidley, Austin, Brown & Wood L.L.P.
  • Ms. Cheryl Bloethe Linder, J.D. 1987
    Mission, Kansas
    Attorney at Law
    Stinson Morrison & Hecker L.L.P.
  • Mr. Robert J. Loots, J.D. 1958
    Mequon, Wisconsin
    Attorney at Law
    vonBriesen & Roper, S.C.
  • Ms. Monica B. Moen, J.D. 1997
    Iowa City, Iowa
    Attorney
    Rockwell Collins
  • Mr. Darrel A. Morf, J.D. 1969
    Mount Vernon, Iowa
    Attorney at Law
    Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman P.L.C.
  • Mr. Alfredo G. Parrish, J.D. 1970
    Des Moines, Iowa
    Founder & Senior Partner
    Parrish Krudenier Law Firm
  • Mr. Dempsey J. Prappas
    Houston, Texas
    Attorney & Counselor at Law
  • Mr. Timothy Ray, J.D. 1994
    Chicago, Illinois
    Partner
    Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal
  • Mr. Stanley Richards, J.D. 1958
    Des Moines, Iowa
    Retired Senior Vice President
    General Growth Properties
  • Ms. Heidi McNeil Staudenmaier, J.D. 1985
    Phoenix, Arizona
    Attorney at Law
    Snell & Wilmer, L.L.P.
  • Mr. John-Mark Stensvaag
    Iowa City, Iowa
    Faculty
    College of Law
  • Mr. Gary J. Streit, J.D. 1975
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    President
    Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.
  • Ms. Deborah M. Tharnish, J.D. 1980
    Des Moines, Iowa
    Senior Shareholder
    Davis Brown Law Firm

Student Representatives

Mr. Matthew Enriquez
Iowa City, IA
ILSF Student Representative

Mr. Andy Gordon
Iowa City, IA
ISBA Co-President

Mr. Jordan Moody
Iowa City, IA
ILSF Student Representative

Lifetime Honorary Directors

  • Stephen F. Avery, J.D. 1966
    Spencer, Iowa
  • Joan U. Axel, J.D. 1981
    Muscatine, Iowa
  • Arthur E. Bonfield, Faculty
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • John J. Bouma, J.D. 1960
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Willard L. Boyd, Faculty
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • Allen E. Brennecke, J.D. 1961
    Clemons, Iowa
  • Richard W. Canady, J.D. 1959
    San Francisco, California
  • Thomas M. Collins, J.D. 1952
    Tucson, Arizona
  • Marianne B. Culhane, J.D. 1974
    Omaha, Nebraska
  • Mr. Robert N. Downer, J.D. 1963
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • Joseph L. Fitzgibbons, J.D. 1979
    Estherville, Iowa
  • David H. Foster, J.D. 1952
    Oxford, Maryland
  • Nolden I. Gentry, Jr., J.D. 1963
    Des Moines, Iowa
  • William A. Gould, J.D. 1970
    Seattle, Washington
  • James E. Grier, J.D. 1959
    Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Edgar F. Hansell, J.D. 1961
    Des Moines, Iowa
  • N. William Hines, Dean Emeritus
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • Charlotte Beyer Hubbell, J.D. 1976
    Des Moines, Iowa
  • Theodore M. Hutchison, J.D. 1956
    Woodward, Iowa
  • Michael J. Jerde, J.D. 1973
    Kansas City, Missouri
  • Carolyn C. Jones, Dean Emerita, J.D. 1975
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • Kenneth L. Keith, J.D. 1952
    Ottumwa, Iowa
  • Sheldon Kurtz, Faculty
    Coralville, Iowa
  • Roger L. Lande, J.D. 1961
    Muscatine, Iowa
  • Richard S. Levitt, J.D. 1954
    Urbandale, Iowa
  • Carol Havemann Lynch, J.D. 1972
    Irving, Texas
  • Casey D. Mahon, J.D. 1976
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • Michael G. Marks, J.D. 1959
    Larchmont, New York
  • Mr. Albert C. McClain, J.D. 1952
    Bella Vista, Arkansas
  • Laurance J. Meyer, J.D. 1958
    Downers Grove, Illinois
  • Raymond C. Meyer, J.D. 1984
    Chariton, Iowa
  • Paul M. Neuhauser, Emeritus Faculty
    Sarasota, Florida
  • Maurice B. Nieland, J.D. 1970
    Sioux City, Iowa
  • John F. O’Neill, J.D. 1958
    Burlington, Iowa
  • Jack C. Osborne, J.D. 1950
    West Des Moines, Iowa
  • J. Edward Power, J.D. 1964
    West Des Moines, Iowa
  • Mark W. Putney, J.D. 1957
    Carefree, Arizona
  • Carroll J. Reasoner, J.D. 1976
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Lehan J. Ryan, J.D. 1964
    Langley, Washington
  • Rex J. Ryden, J.D. 1957
    Marshalltown, Iowa
  • Jane Ann Schiltz, J.D. 1981
    Mequon, Wisconsin
  • Barbara A. Schwartz, Faculty
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • Patricia A. Shoff, J.D. 1973
    Des Moines, Iowa
  • Ross H. Sidney, J.D. 1948
    Sarasota, Florida
  • Harvey L. Sperry, J.D. 1957
    Malden Bridge, New York
  • Lea VanderVelde, Faculty
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • G. Duane Vieth, J.D. 1949
    Bethesda, Maryland
  • Larry D. Ward, Faculty
    Iowa City, Iowa
  • David E. Watts, J.D. 1942
    New York, New York

John R. Wicks, J.D. 1964
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Marvin Winick, J.D. 1959
Des Moines, Iowa