Iowa Division Board of Directors
President Alex Harms
Alex Harms currently coaches foil at the Des Moines Fencing Club. He has also had leadership roles at the University of Iowa Fencing Club and the Penn State Fencing Club. This is his first year on the Board.
Vice President Brett Watchorn
Brett has fenced at the Sioux City Fencing Club for many years. This is his 2nd year on the Iowa Division Board.
Secretary Sarah Timmons Powell
Sarah has been involved in the Des Moines and Ames fencing communities for years and now fences at Red Door Fencing in Des Moines. This is her 4th year on the Board. Please report any issues with this website to her.
Treasurer Jann Ream
Jann has been involved in the Iowa City fencing community and Iowa Division Board for many years. She is also a member of the 2013 USA Veteran Women's Epee Team.
The Board of Directors is elected annually by the Iowa Division USA Fencing members in good standing. This is generally done by a majority-rules, show-of-hands vote at the Iowa Division Championships, which are held in April (see the Events calendar). Term of office is approximately 1 year.