Council on Human Services

Iowa Council on Human Services Members

Dr. Mark R. Peltan, Mason City, Chairperson 
Pastor Mark Anderson, Waverly, Vice-Chairperson 
Dr. Phyllis S. Hansell, Des Moines 
Roberta A. Yoder, Urbandale 
Guy W. Richardson, Jefferson 
Kimberly A. Spading, Coralville 
Alexa Heffernan, Cedar Falls
 

Ex-Officio Members

State Senator Amanda Ragan 
State Senator Jack Whitver 
State Representative Lisa Heddens 
State Representative Joel Fry
 
Council on Human Services Members Picture
2012 Picture of Members from left: Director Chuck Palmer and Council members Phyllis Hansell, Roberta Yoder, Kim Spading, Guy Richardson, Mark Peltan (Chair), Mark Anderson (Vice-Chair), and Arnie Honkamp
 

Duties and Legal Authority

There  is  created  within  the  department  of human  services a council  on human services  which  shall  act  in  a policymaking  and  advisory  capacity  on  matters  within  the jurisdiction  of the department.  For a full description click duties and legal authority.
 

Council Meetings 

Click 2014 Meeting Dates for a complete listing of this year's dates.  
 
   Meetings Agendas Minutes Rules
November 12, 2014    Agenda   Proposed Rules
October 8, 2014    Agenda Proposed Minutes  
September 9 - 10, 2014    Agenda    Mintues  
August 13, 2014      Minutes  
June 11, 2014      Mintues  
May 14, 2014      Minutes  
April 9, 2014      Minutes  
March 13, 2014      Minutes  
Feburary 12, 2014      Minutes  
January 9, 2014      Minutes  
December 11, 2013      Minutes  
November 13, 2013      Minutes  
October 9, 2013      Minutes  
September 26, 2013      Mintues