Leah Rodenberg (R)
Leah Rodenberg gives her time to a wide number of community organizations, while her job as Senior Community Affairs Program Manager at Alliant Energy helps the company further its mission of strengthening the communities it serves. Leah has worked at Alliant Energy for over 25 years and loves working for an organization dedicated to community service and engagement. In her role with the company, she helps manage sponsorships and grants as well as the Matching Gifts, Employee Giving Campaign, Scholarship and Volunteer Programs.
Mary Rueter (R)
Mary Rueter is retired from her position as general manager and managing editor of her community newspaper, The (DeWitt) Observer, following a career of more than 41 years. Her experience in the newspaper field cultivated an interest in transparency and openness in government as well as the need for freedom of information.
Jonathan Roos (I)
Jonathan Roos is a retired journalist who worked nearly three decades for the Des Moines Register as a state government and education reporter. He spent the last 19 of those years covering the Iowa Legislature, governor's office and executive branch agencies - including the Iowa Ethics and Campaign Disclosure Board. He was also a member of the Register's political team that reported on elections and the Iowa caucuses, and he was chief writer of the Iowa Poll.