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Iowa Energy Center Board -November 17, 2022


Location: IEDA, 1963 Bell Avenue, Suite 200
Helmick Conference Room, Des Moines, Iowa
Or Via Teams Webinar
Date: November 17, 2022 | 1:00 p.m.


Board Members Troy DeJoode - Chair, Seat Vacant – Vice Chair, Stuart Anderson, Debi Durham, Geri Huser, Jennifer Johnson, Terry Kouba, Craig Just, Dan Nickey, Scott Stokes, Kelcey Brown and Matt Washburn


  1. The Iowa Energy Center Board may go into closed session pursuant to Iowa Code §21.5(1)a, §15.118, §22.7.3, §22.7.6 and §22.7.8 to review and discuss records IEDA is required to treat as confidential under Iowa law. This includes confidential business and financial information about applicants and industrial prospects with which the Authority is currently negotiating.

    1. Welcome & Introductions

      Troy DeJoode
      1. Roll Call

        Betty Hessing
      2. Approval of August 11, 2022 Meeting Minutes

    2. Fiscal Update

      Terry Roberson
    3. Competitive Grant Program

      Amber Buckingham
      1. Grant Program Update

      2. Grant Modification Requests

        1. 21-IEC-003

          Roll Call
        2. 21-IEC-016

          Roll Call
        3. 21-IEC-019

          Roll Call
      3. Grant Termination Request

        1. 21-IEC-015

          Roll Call
    4. Energy Infrastructure Revolving Loan Program (EIRLP)

      Stephanie Weisenbach
      1. EIRLP Update

    5. Updates to Policies and Procedures

      Stephanie Weisenbach
    6. Appointment of Vice Chair

      Lisa Connell
      1. Appoint Stuart Anderson as Vice Chair

    7. Other Business

      Troy DeJoode
      1. Energy Center Office Updates

        Brian Selinger
      2. Quarterly Board Meetings in 2023:

        1. February 23, 2023

        2. May 11, 2023

        3. August 10, 2023

        4. November 16, 2023

    8. Public Comment Period

      1. A public comment period will be held at this time and is limited to 10 minutes. If you are interested in offering a comment, please email the board administrator at in advance of the meeting and provide your name and the topic of your comment.

    9. Adjournment

      Troy DeJoode

Please Note: The meeting will convene no earlier than stated above, but may begin later. Agenda items may be considered out of order at the discretion of the Chair for each meeting. If you require accommodations to participate in this public meeting, call 515-348-6197 or TTY at (toll free) 800-735-2942 to make your request. Please notify us as soon as possible in advance of meeting.