Event Types
Lori Sulzberger, Director
Jul 31, 2017
Kim Hanna, Director
Aug 07, 2017
Lisa Heddens
Aug 14, 2017
Club Social
Aug 21, 2017
Tammy Koolbeck, Iowa State Center
Aug 28, 2017
No Meeting ~ Labor Day
Sep 04, 2017
Shannon Bardole-Foley has a degree in Family Services from the University of Northern Iowa and has worked for United Way of Story County for over nine years, spending the last three years in United Way’s role of Community Impact Director. Shannon actively works with partner agencies on data tracking and with Hunger, Transportation, and Food Pantry Collaborations. One of her favorite parts of her job is the Wheels for Work program that accepts donated vehicles and places the safety-inspected vehicles with families in need of transportation to work.

Shannon Bardole-Foley
Community Impact Director
United Way of Story County
315 Clark Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Shannon Bardole-Foley
Sep 11, 2017
Amber Corrieri
Sep 18, 2017
District Governor Mike Ruby
Sep 25, 2017

"Responsibilities Story County Emergency Management is a coordinated effort involving local, state, and federal government agencies as well as volunteer organization and businesses.

With an integrated emergency management framework, these various entities assist citizens and their communities to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and eliminate or reduce the effects of natural and man-made emergencies and disasters. 

Services:   Story County Emergency Management shall assist public officials, emergency responders, schools, hospitals, industry and the public to promote emergency preparedness, assist with the coordination of disaster response and recovery operations and will encourage mitigation efforts in all jurisdictions to ensure the safety and welfare of the residents of Story County, before, during, and after a disaster or large scale emergency."

Keith Morgan
Oct 02, 2017

Lorrie Hanson has been with the City of Ames since 1992, starting out at the animal shelter and spending the last 21 years at Resource Recovery.  She and her husband Eric live north of Nevada, and have two boys, Arthur and Sam.  She's the Garbage Goddess of Story County and she loves to talk trash!

Lorrie Hanson
Oct 09, 2017

The Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation (INHF) - a statewide, nonprofit conservation organization that protects and restores Iowa's land, water and wildlife​

Joe Jayjack, Communications Director
Oct 16, 2017
Fred Borgen
Oct 23, 2017

Students who attended the Rotary Youth Leadership Award event this past summer will discuss the event and their plans for the future.

Club Meeting At Jethro's BBQ
Oct 30, 2017
Dr. Tim Taylor
Nov 06, 2017
Monica Porter
Nov 13, 2017

Associate Dean, Academic and Global Programs Raymond and Mary Baker Chair in Global Agriculture Professor, Agricultural Education College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Iowa State University​

CSRL's activities center on small landholder farmers to achieve food security, improve household nutrition, and stabilize income through sustainable crop production and access to marketing opportunities. We also provide support for malnourished children, widows, and families living with HIV/AIDS.   ​



Dr. David Acker
Nov 20, 2017
Club Social
Nov 27, 2017
Nov 27, 2017
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Tom Durkin
Dec 04, 2017
Holiday Party at Ames Chamber Business After Hours
Dec 07, 2017
No Meeting
Dec 11, 2017
Don Kom
Dec 18, 2017 12:00 PM
No Meeting ~ Holiday
Dec 25, 2017
No Meeting ~ Holiday
Jan 01, 2018

Gabriel Glynn is the CEO of MākuSafe™ and a serial entrepreneur. Gabriel’s startup journey began over a decade ago and in that time he has experienced several successful exits, his most recent being the selling of his software company, Slash/Web Studios, in 2015.


Gabriel was named 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year at the Iowa Small Business Awards, in 2016 he was awarded Alumni of the Year by Des Moines Area Community College, and was a finalist for the YPC Young Professional of the Year in 2013. He has served on many community and nonprofit boards including the Ankeny Young Professionals and was a Charter Member of the Greater Des Moines Rotary Club.


Gabriel is the creator and host of the Advanced Manufacturing Podcast (AMP) on iTunes and has interviewed dozens of manufacturing leaders around the globe, including Jeff Immelt, formerly of GE Corporation.  


Gabriel and his wife of 11 years, Amanda, live in Ankeny with their two boys, Caleb and Tucker. Gabriel has a degree in Business Administration from Des Moines Area Community College.   

Gabriel Glynn
Jan 08, 2018

Retired law enforcement professional with 39 years of service including 19 years of investigative experience and extensive training and working child sexual exploitation and human trafficking matters. 25 years of experience training government enforcement and regulatory investigative personnel. Invited guest lecturer at Drake University's Law School and Iowa State University, former Adjunct Faculty Member - Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC), Retired career military officer with 27 years of service in the United States Army active and reserve forces, including three tours as commanding officer

Mike Ferjak
Jan 15, 2018

Adam Schweers owner of Computer Concepts of Iowa and Midwest Data Management was born and raised in Carroll Iowa.  He and his wife Jill have two boys Bennett 13 and Camron 10.  He currently serves as President of the US Hwy 30 Coalition and has been an active member of the Carroll Rotary since 2006 serving as president in 2009.  Adam served as a City Council Member for 2 years from 2010 thru 2011 and then as Carroll’s Mayor from 2012 thru 2015 having received the Iowa League of Cities Rhonda Wood Smith Outstanding Young City Official Award in 2013.  He served on the Iowa League of Cities Executive Board, served on the board of New Hope for 6 years and as their President in 2014.  He served on the Carroll Young Professional Board and Young Professionals of Iowa State Board for 8 years and as their President in 2012.  He has served 4 years on a Governor appointed Licensure Board and has worked with a number of state and local house, senate and presidential campaigns.  Adam has a passion for community development, serves on Carroll Area Economic Development and owns AS Properties which has been focused on the purchase and rehab of commercial and apartment real estate.  His favorite quote is “I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him” Abraham Lincoln

Adam Schweers, Owner
Jan 22, 2018