DES MOINES, IOWA (January 13, 2020) — Governor Kim Reynolds announced appointments to Iowa’s boards and commissions.

The following appointments are subject to Senate confirmation:


Board of Educational Examiners:

Timothy Bower, Fairfield

Rhonda McRina, Waterloo

Kristen Rickey, Manchester


Board of Parole:

Andrew Boettger, Vice Chair, Cambridge

Ralph Haskins, West Des Moines

Sue Weinacht, Cedar Rapids

DES MOINES, IOWA (January 13, 2020) — Governor Kim Reynolds will deliver her Condition of the State Address on Tuesday, January 14, 2020.

DES MOINES, IOWA (January 10, 2020) — Governor Kim Reynolds announced the appointment of Stuart Anderson to serve as Interim Director at the Iowa Department of Transportation (Iowa DOT). His appointment is effective Friday, January 10, 2019.

DES MOINES, IOWA (January 6, 2020) — The Office of Governor Kim Reynolds released the agenda for the first US Census Complete Count Committee Meeting.

DES MOINES, IOWA (January 4, 2020) Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg released their public schedules for Monday, January 6, 2019-Sunday, January 12, 2020.

The following events are open to credentialed members of the media:


Tuesday, January 7

Gov. Reynolds attends AP Legislative Forum

Iowa State Capitol

Old Supreme Court Chamber

Des Moines, IA 



DES MOINES, IOWA (January 2, 2020) — Governor Kim Reynolds has contacted MLB Commissioner Robert Manfred urging him to support Iowa’s MiLB teams and the vital role they play for communities across the state.  The MLB is considering a restructuring for its minor-league program that could result in three Iowa teams losing MLB affiliation.

DES MOINES, IOWA (December 27, 2019) — Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb agreed to a friendly wager to highlight the upcoming Camping World Bowl game in Orlando, Florida, on December 28, between Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, and the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana. 

DES MOINES, IOWA (December 20, 2019) — Governor Kim Reynolds released the following statement on Thursday, December 19, after the US House of Representatives voted to ratify the US Mexico Trade Agreement (USMCA):

“Today’s vote is a strong step forward to ratifying USMCA, strengthening our relationship with Iowa's top two trading partners, Mexico and Canada.

DES MOINES, IOWA (December 20, 2019) — Governor Kim Reynolds named 30 people to the Iowa 2020 Census Complete Count Committee today. The committee, which will be chaired by Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg and vice-chaired by Secretary of State Paul Pate, is charged with promoting participation in the 2020 Census.

DES MOINES, IOWA (December 20, 2019) — Governor Kim Reynolds issued the following statement on Thursday, December 19, in response to the US Environmental Protection Agency (USDA)’s final rule to establish required renewable volumes under the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS):