Aaron Burkes, our executive director, has accepted a new position in Wisconsin and has left Upper Explorerland. Aaron’s work at Upper Explorerland has strengthened the organization and brought new opportunity to the region. We have truly enjoyed having Aaron lead our organization and while he will be missed, we wish him the best in his exciting new endeavor.
With Aaron’s departure, please contact the following with specific questions on:
IowaWORKS: Fern Rissman
Economic Development and Grant Writing & Management: Rachelle Howe
Community Planning, Brownfields and Transportation: Karla Organist
Community Housing Programs and Loan Funds: Lori Brockway
Section 8 Rental Assistance: Bev Krambeer
Finance Department: Lisa Lensing
Questions regarding the Executive Director Position can be directed to UERPC’s Board President, Randy Uhl.