• Board of Directors

  • BOARD OF DIRECTORS

     

    FuseDSM's Board of Directors serve a three-year term with a maximum of two terms. Members of the Board focus on the development of Board policies that govern the implementation of institutional plans and purposes.  The role is separate and distinct from the role of the staff, to whom are delegated the implementation of these policies. 

     

    Board members are voted in by a nominating committee each fall which consists of the Executive Committee plus one non-Board Chamber member who is in good standing with the Chamber.

  • Executive Committee

  • Ryan Anderson, Chair
    Des Moines Jaycee's 

    No Coast Consulting
    91212 Windsor Dr.
    Johnston, IA 50131
    515-490-0199
    2019-2021

  • Laura Gibson
    Central Iowa Center for Independent Living

    100 E Euclid Ave Ste. 105
    Des Moines, IA 50313
    515-243-1742 Ext 202

     

  • Matt Pick, Immediate Past Chair
    Friends of SW 9th

    West Bank
    3920 SW 9th St.
    Des Moines, IA 50131
    515-222-2377
    2019-2021 

  • Tom Welchans, Treasurer
    Denman & Company, CPA

    1601 22nd Street #400
    West Des Moines, IA 50266
    515-362-5672
    2018/Current

     

  • Randy Sackett, Vice Chair
    Yellow & Capitol Cab Company

    1550 E. Army Post Rd.
    Des Moines, IA 50320
    515-243-1111
    2018-2021 

  • Board of Directors

  • Jeremy Merrill
    Lubinus Law Firm

    4515 Fleur Dr.
    Des Moines, IA 50321
    515-528-5316
    2017-2019 (1) 

  • Andre Mckay
    New York Life

    4900 University Ave., Suite 225
    West Des Moines, IA 50266
    515-681-0924
    2018-2020 (1) 

  • Danny Beyer
    Iron Horse Wealth Management, LLC

    8711 Windsor Parkway, Ste. 4
    Johnsonton, IA 50131
    515-918-0565

  • Fernando Aveiga
    Hacha & Machete Inc.

    1509 E. 13th St
    Des Moines, IA 50316
    515-782-5174
    2018-2020 (1) 

  • Annie Giudicessi
    HeyGuid Communications

    5616 Hickman Rd.
    Des Moines, IA 50310
    515-554-3710
    2017-2019 (1) 

  • Patrick Rupe
    Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company

    3600 Army Post Rd.
    Des Moines, IA 50321
    515-987-1931

  • Carolyn Jenison
    Speak PR

    303 Locust Street., Ste. 250
    Des Moines, IA 50309
    515-237-0087
    2017-2019 (1) 

  • Pam Thompson
    Parks Area Foundation

    PO Box 3323.
    Des Moines, IA 50316
    515-229-1803

     

  • Daniel Willrich
    Pelds Engineering

    2323 Dixon Street
    Des Moines, IA 50316
    515-777-2548

  • Chamber Staff

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  • Trish Flaherty-Barnes, President/CEO

    trish@fusedsm.org
    130 East 3rd St. Suite 301
    Des Moines, IA 50309
    515-480-2972

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  • Melisa Beede, Director Of Operations

    melisa@fusedsm.org
    130 East 3rd St. Suite 301
    Des Moines, IA 50309
    515-829-4188

  • Upcoming Events

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  • FuseDSM is granted the right to use the attendee's name and/or likeness in photograph(s), video(s) and/or other digital media (hereafter “Photographs”) to promote FuseDSM in print and online publications, presentations, websites, and/or social media. The individual will not receive compensation for appearing in said Photographs.