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Meet Your School Board


Here to serve you: Members of the Ankeny Board of Education are elected at large for three-year voluntary terms; they receive no pay for their services.  The Board of Education follows a governance model.  In this process, the Board gives direction to the school district as to their priorities and goals, and the administration then develops the best procedures and practices to fulfill those goals.              A brief profile and contact information for each board member is presented below. The members of your current Ankeny School Board are:
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Todd Shafer
Board President

Todd is married and has two children in Ankeny Schools. Todd has lived in Ankeny since 2003. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Upper Iowa University and a Master of Business Administration from MidAmerica Nazarene University. He also holds a lifetime C.P.M. (Certified Procurement Manager) certification. As Vice-President of Supplier Engagement Group with Wells Fargo, Todd manages enterprise-wide suppliers for the company, as well as contracts and strategic sourcing. Prior to Wells Fargo, he served in various director positions in supply chain management and engineering construction. He has prior board experience serving as board president and past president for the local Institute for Supply Management Central Iowa affiliate.


Term Expires: 2017
Served from 2009 - Present
todd.shafer@ankenyschools.org
802 NE Canterbury Dr.
Ankeny, IA 50021
Phone: (515) 964-4520
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Mike Rooney
Board Vice President


Mike is married to Sarah and has two daughters who will be entering school in the next few years.  He has resided in Ankeny since 2001 after moving from Minnesota.  Mike holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. PeterMinnesota.  Currently, Mike is employed by Royal Bank of Canada Wealth Management as a Vice President.  He has worked for Royal Bank of Canada and is subsidiaries since 1994.  Mike has served various civic, conservation, and child-related organizations and boards.



Term Expires: 2015
Served from 2011 - Present
Mike.Rooney@ankenyschools.org
3230 SW Woods Ct.
Ankeny, IA  50023
Phone: (515) 963-0434
Committee Appointments
Denny Presnall
Board Member

Denny Presnall is currently serving as an interim Board member, stepping in to fill Pat Cahill's seat until the next election.  Denny previously served on the Board from 1994 to 2009.  Denny and his wife, Bev, have been Ankeny residents for 25 years.  Their sons Casey, Brian and Sean all graduated from Ankeny schools.  Denny has been with Farm Bureau for 31 years and is the Executive Director, Secretary-Treasurer for the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation, and the Sr. Vice President and Secretary for FBL Financial Group, Inc., Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company, and Farm Bureau Mutual Holding Company and its Affiliated Companies.  Before joining Farm Bureau, Denny was a high school business teacher and coach.  Denny is a member of the American Cancer Society Board of Directors; the Chairman of the Board for Coaches vs. Cancer; Chairman of the Board for Iowa Hall of Pride Foundation; a member of the Board of Directors for Valley Bank; a member of the University of Northern Iowa Teacher Education Advisory Board, and a past member and former Chairman of the Iowa High School Athletic Association Board of Control.

Term Expires: At the next election.
Served from 1994-2009 and March 2014 - present
Denny.Presnall@ankenyschools.org
811 SW Cohasset Drive
Ankeny, Ia 50023
Phone: (515) 965-0485
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Dustin Graber                     
Board Member

Dustin is married, has three daughters, and currently manages a business region in central Iowa for Pfizer Inc.  In that position, he has enjoyed the roles of technology management, team building/development, and leadership in financial strategy.  Dustin earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Iowa while focusing on Medical Studies and Biochemistry.  He has prior board experience and is a volunteer in numerous community capacities.  Dustin and his family are life long residents of Iowa and have lived in the Des Moines metro area for 10 years.  Dustin and his family moved to Ankeny in 2009 as they sought an environment with strong schools and a favorable standard of living.  He is passionate about developing our next generation of citizens and seeks to find the synergy within the school district, which will propel Ankeny into a more competitive position of global educational leadership.
 
Term Expires: 2015
Served from 2011 - Present
Dustin.Graber@ankenyschools.org
2211 SW Ridgeway Ct.
Ankeny, IA  50023
Phone: (515) 979-7178
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Brad Huss
Board Member


Brad has been a resident of Ankeny for more than 25 years.  He and his wife, Shelley have lived in Ankeny for all of the 21 years they have been married.  They have three children:  Trent, and twins Natalie, and Carley.  Trent graduated from Ankeny High School in 2011.  Natalie and Carley are 6th graders at Prairie Ridge Middle School.  Brad is an Application Developer at Eurofins, Inc.





Term Expires: 2015
Served from 2011 - Present
Brad.Huss@ankenyschools.org
2009 NW Pleasant St.
Ankeny, IA  50023
Phone: (515) 650-7243
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Stephanie Jorgensen
Board Member


Stephanie has lived in Ankeny for a total of 20 years and graduated from Ankeny High School in 2000. Stephanie is married to Joshua and they have two children, Zakary and Zena.  Stephanie is very blessed and proud to be a stay at home mom. Stephanie received her Associate in Arts Degree from DMACC and will complete her Elementary Education Degree from Grand View University when Zena starts school.  Stephanie's love of children is evident from her life experiences.  She has been a babysitter, daycare manager, church daycare provider, nanny, team mom, in-home childcare provider and most importantly a mom.


Term Expires: 2015
Served from 2011 - Present
Stephanie.Jorgensen@ankenyschools.org
5004 NW 6th St.
Ankeny, IA  50023
Phone: (515) 314-2821
Committee Appointments
George Tracy
Board Member

George and his wife, Pat, have been Ankeny residents for 47 of the 53 years they’ve been married. Their two children, Kevin & Renee, graduated from Ankeny, as well as their granddaughter, Sheena. Their grandson, Dominic, also attends Ankeny Schools and will graduate from Ankeny Centennial High School next year. George is an Account Manager for Blue Bunny Ice Cream. George’s grocery career began with Campbell Soup Company in 1967 and for the last 15 years was President of The Sales Force Companies. He also served on The Sales Force Companies Corporate Board. George served on numerous broker advisory boards and was President of the Iowa Grocers Association twice. He also serves on the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Board…In addition George was elected to the Athletic Officials Hall Of Fame in both Basketball and Softball.


Term Expires: 2017
Served from 2006 - Present
george.tracy@ankenyschools.org
2514 NE 97th Place
Ankeny, IA 50021
Phone: (515) 964-0884
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