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Co-President

Jennifer Ramaeker

Jennifer is a lifelong resident of North Iowa and is Co-President of LWVNI.  This regional chapter is newly formed and represents an 8-county area of North Iowa.

Jennifer currently serves on the Mason City Housing Authority Board of Directors and the Greater MC Board of Realtors as Vice President.  She has served on many different boards and commissions over the years with the goal of community building and civic responsibility.  Jennifer currently works as an Associate Broker with RealtyONEGroup in Mason City and Clear Lake.

Jennifer is honored to serve in her role with the LWVNI and believes it is now more important than ever to continue on with the legacy, tradition, strength, and power of the League.  Voter education and defending our hard-won democracy are paramount.  She is proud to stand with the League of Women Voters.

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Treasurer

Jessica Peterson Tierney

Jessica Tierney is the Treasurer for the LWVNI.  She owns commercial and residential real estate in North Iowa, and also owns and operates a machine shop.  Her degree is in Psychology.  She spent about 25 years in the Violence Against Women field, both providing counseling and advocacy services and teaching self-defense classes.  She has been married for almost 30 years and has 23-year-old twin boys.    In her free time she enjoys reading, cross-stitching, building dollhouses, writing, doing puzzles, and working out.

You can reach her at jessicatierney.lwvni@gmail.com or at

641-425-6294.

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Board Member

Roxanne Hughes

Roxanne Hughes has been interested in social justice for all as well as women's equity for many years.  She earned a Master of Arts degree in Women's Studies at UNI in 2001.  Her favorite text to teach as a Language Arts teacher at West High in the Iowa CIty Community School District was To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.  As a retired teacher,  she reads, walks, bikes, signs in choral groups, and registers voters through the LWVNI.

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Board Member

Dr. Michelle LaCoste

Bio coming soon!

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Board Member

LeAnne Clausen de Montes

Bio coming soon!

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Co-President

Nancy Lund

BIo coming soon!

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Secretary

Abby Donald

Abby Donald is the Secretary of the League of Women Voters of North Iowa.  She is a high school Social Studies teacher at Mason City High School.  She became involved in the League because she believes in the core mission, understands the value of an educated citizenry, and was interested in connecting with other like-minded people in the community.  Abby grew up in Mabel, Minnesota.  She received her Master's Degree in education at Morningside College and her Bachelor's Degree in history from the University of Minnesota.  Abby lives with her husband and three children in Mason CIty.

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Board Member

Emily Bruns

Emily Bruns is on the Board of Directors for the LWVNI.  When not serving the League, Emily is a Social Studies teacher at Mason City High School.  Her career as a Social Studies teacher led her to be a passionate advocate for promoting democracy, citizenship, and gender equality.  Emily is originally from Waverly but has lived in Mason City for the past seven years.  She holds a Bachelor's and a Master's Degree in Social Science Education from the University of North Iowa.  In her spare time, she loves to read, travel. and go hiking with her dog, Hudson.

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Board Member

Jean Moore

Bio coming soon!

Be wicked, be brave, be drunk, be reckless, be dissolute, be despotic, be a suffragette, be anything you like, but for pity's sake be it to the top of your bent.
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