Dr. Mona McCalley-Whitters, BSN, PhD

The National Alliance on Mental Illness During a 35-year career in mental health services, Mona McCalley-Whitters has applied passion and expertise to improve the lives of individuals with mental illness, normalize conversations about mental illness, and heighten community awareness of mental health issues. As executive director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness Linn County […]

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Ana Clymer

Iowa State University Ana Clymer was born in El Salvador and blessed with adoption to Iowa at the age of 8 and calls both places home. She is a resolute mother to delightful daughters, Briana and Alexa, and wife to Brian. She has a BA in social work from the University of Iowa. Currently she […]

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Noreen Bush

Cedar Rapids Community School District Outstanding Community Leadership Award Winner Noreen Bush is superintendent of the Cedar Rapids Community School District. Although Noreen was born in Detroit, she grew up in Cedar Rapids, graduating from Jefferson High School in 1989. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Iowa in English education and […]

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