Council on Human Services

Iowa Council on Human Services Members

Pastor Mark Anderson, Waverly, Chairperson
Dr. Phyllis S. Hansell, Des Moines, Vice-Chairperson 
Guy W. Richardson, Jefferson 
Kimberly A. Spading, Coralville 
Alexa Heffernan, Cedar Falls
Sam Wallace, Des Moines

Ex-Officio Members

State Senator Amanda Ragan 
State Senator Mark Segebart 
State Representative Lisa Heddens 
State Representative Joel Fry

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 2015 Meeting Dates for a complete listing of this year's dates.  
   Meetings Agendas Minutes Rules  
November 10, 2015    Agenda   Proposed Rules  
October 14, 2015    Agenda   Minutes    
September 9, 2015    Agenda   Minutes    
August 12, 2015


  Minutes   Mental Health System Presentation
July 8, 2015    Agenda


  Minutes July 15 Teleconference
June 10, 2015    Agenda    Minutes    
May 13, 2015    Agenda    Minutes    
April 8, 2015    Agenda    Minutes     
March 11, 2015    Agenda    Minutes    
February 11, 2015    Agenda    Minutes    
January 14, 2015    Agenda    Minutes    
December 10, 2014    Agenda    Minutes    
November 12, 2014    Agenda    Minutes