Board of Officers

2022 IASL Executive Board


Michelle Kruse, Middle School Teacher Librarian, Cedar Rapids

Vice President/President Elect

Ron Frascht, Secondary Teacher Librarian at Lewis Central Community School District in Council Bluffs, IA.

Past President

Jenahlee Chamberlain, K-6 Teacher Librarian, Iowa City


Lisa Newgard, Teacher Librarian at Orchard Hill Elementary in Cedar Falls, IA.

At Large Board Member: ILA Rep

Carrie Teske, School Improvement Consultant and Teacher Librarian, Central Rivers AEA

At Large Board Member: AASL Delegate

Dianna Geers, Teacher Librarian, Grant Wood AEA

Membership Chair

Lisa Petrie

Awards Chair

Sarah Staudt, K-12 Teacher Librarian, Mason City Schools

Advocacy Chair

Anna Coatar, Teacher Librarian, Alexander Elementary School, Iowa City

Professional Development Co-Chairs

Jen Houlette, K-5 Teacher Librarian, Southeast Polk Schools

Terri Douglas, K-5 Teacher Librarian, Delaware, Four Mile,and Runnells Elementary SEP School District

Publications Chair

Melissa Kane, Middle and High School Teacher Librarian, Anamosa

The executive board extends their thanks to Jen Keltner-Secretary/Treasurer and Miranda Kral-Membership for their multiple years of service as they rotate off the board this year