2021 genYP Group

Shelby Mensen
2021 Chair, Civic Engagement Committee Palmer Group, Senior Recruiter
I am a  Senior Recruiter on Palmer Group's Office Administration & Customer Service division. I work with candidates searching for new positions he...
Wm. Curvin Larson
Vice-Chair, Membership Committee Chair Midwest Family Lending Corp., Licensed Mortgage Loan Originator
Curvin has been a Mortgage Originator with Midwest Family Lending since 2016. As part of a larger team, Curvin connects with customers, tackling pa...
Eric Williams
2021 Past Chair, Civic Engagement Committee AO Wealth Advisory, Certified Financial Planner
My responsibilities include executing financial plans and assisting clients. I also help clients create personal and business budgets focused on ac...
Holly Adams
Leadership Team, Civic Engagement Co-Chair RE/MAX Precision - Adams Family Realty, REALTOR
I grew up in Northwest Iowa and moved to Des Moines in 2006 after graduating from Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa.  I settled in the Be...
Melissa Kyler, OD
Leadership Team, Membership Committee Co-Chair Urbandale Eye Care, Optometrist
I am an Optometrist and Partner at Urbandale Eye Care. I grew up in Urbandale, and I am happy to be back in the community. My history with the prac...
Bryanne Lang
Leadership Team, Professional Development Co-Chair Mosaic in Central Iowa, Resource Development Manager
Tiffany Menke
Chamber Staff Urbandale Chamber of Commerce, President
Since 2004, Tiffany Menke, IOM, has been the President of the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce. She has served on the boards of and is a Past Presiden...
Mackenzy Cooper
Women Lead Change, Marketing
Morgan Athey
Webspec, Content & SEO Strategist
Morgan is from Algona, Iowa, and joined Webspec after graduating from Simpson College with a B.A. in Public Relations and minors in Psychology and ...
Brody Griffin
Westside Appliance Repair, Office Manager
Nicholas Hullermann
U.S. Bank, Branch Manager
Chris Huseth
LaunchIT Corp., Account Executive
Sam Kingston
Buenzow Insurance Group, Office Manager
Lindsey LaMair
Webspec, VP of Strategy
Glenn Martin
Webspec, Director of Marketing
Danny Mielneczek
Danny Mielneczek Agency - COUNTRY Financial, Insurance Agent
Sarah Nielsen
Showplace Cabinetry Design Center, Designer/Sales
Sarah Nielsen has always had a passion for design. With her father working construction and a woodworker on the side, she began building and design...
Matt Nuetzman
Paychex HR, Business Development Manager
Matt Nuetzman has served on the Urbandale Chamber Board since 2012, and is the 2016 Board Chairman. In 2011, Matt helped launch the genYP Program a...
Rhea Parekh
Primrose School of Urbandale, Marketing Director
Jennifer Pithan
Gardner Law Firm, P.C., Attorney
Spencer Sheaff
Paychex HR, Regional PEO Business Development Manager
Melissa Sporrer
Blue Compass, Business Development Strategist
Cyle Taylor
VisionBank, Commercial Lender
Sara Velander
Country Financial - Sara Velander, Owner
Alec Wilcox
Cushman & Wakefield, Commercial Real Estate Representative
You could say real estate is in Alec’s blood. His mother owned a residential real estate agency in his hometown of Norfolk, NE and at age 19, he be...
Alex Hinsch
Locknet Managed IT, Account Executive
Katie Wheeler
Two Rivers Bank & Trust, Mortgage Loan Officer
Jake Burkhart
Modern Heating & Air, Principal
Creative HVAC Problem Solver and Dedicated HVAC Pro.  I’m driven to bring positive change in the way consumers view HVAC companies, their employee...
Taylor White
Art of Life Salon and Spa, Massage Therapist
Megan Ries
Yost Family Chiropractic, Chiropractor
Megan is chiropractor at Yost Family Chiropractic which has served Urbandale and the surrounding metro the past 18 years.  She realizes that man...
Luke Van Roekel
Phillips Stafford Insurance Group, Independent Insurance Agent
Amy Wise
Compass Mortgage, Home Mortgage Consultant
With over 50+ years of experience backing me up, I have the knowledge, confidence and professionalism to help customers from start to finish with t...
Aaron Anderson
Fresh Fit Meals, Owner
Raven Terrell
West Bank, 2nd Vice President
Haley Moon
Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives, Advocacy Coordinator
Cale Carlson
Journey Mortgage LLC, VP of Mortgage Lending
Over the last 12 years I have served over 2,000 homeowners for their purchase, refinance, renovation and new constructions needs mortgage needs. I ...
Bryan Larson
Vision Park Family Eye Care
Karter Smith
Baton Global, Consultant
As a consultant with Bâton Global, Karter has supported engagements with non-profit organizations and corporations in areas of strategy developme...
Jessica Verwers
Home Builders Association of Des Moines, Director of Membership
Jaime Pithan
MMIT Business Solutions Group
Dan Mudgett
United Services Association, Vice President, CN Procurement
Gretchen Schrock
Country Financial - Sara Velander
Joshua Geneser
Marco, Technology Advisor
Allyssa Traver
CLE Productions, Account Executive
Max Schaefer
The Dana Company, Core Business Account Executive
Matt Triplett
Triplett Office Solutions, Project Coordinator
Alex Maass
McGough Construction
Missy Leighton
GreenState Credit Union
Adam Matson
Country Financial - Sara Velander, Insurance Agent
Ben Wilson
Mr. Mow It All, Owner
Ben grew up in West Des Moines, IA and graduated from Valley in 2015. He attended Iowa State University and graduated with a degree in Agronomy in ...
Cole Wittern
Mr. Mow It All, Owner
Cole grew up in West Des Moines, IA and graduated from Valley in 2015. He attended Iowa State University and graduated with a degree in Business Ma...
MacKenzie Veldman
Northwest Bank, Associate Wealth Advisor
Kelsey Merschman
1994 Homemakers Furniture, Community Engagement Manager
Skyler Hoth
Iowa Wolves, Senior Account Executive
Madison Hogle
MHCS, Staff Accountant
James Walford
State Farm Insurance - James Walford , Agent/Owner
Riley Sailer
The Dana Company, Corporate Marketing and Communications Specialist
I just graduated this past fall from The University of Northern Iowa with a Public Relations Bachelors Degree. I then joined The Dana Company, in D...
Jimmy Anderson
Knickerbocker Real Estate Team
My name is Jimmy Anderson and I began my real estate career in 2020 with the Knickerbocker Real Estate Team brokered by Gold Finch Realty Group. Be...
Daniel Timmons
Edward Jones - Daniel Timmons, Associate
Katie Hogle
Linden Point Clinical Associates, P.C.
Luke Hassman
Strauss Security Solutions
Gavin Glenn
TDT CPAs and Advisors, Manager
Tax Manager at TDT with over 5 years of experience in Public Accounting. Enjoy working with clients on best strategies to limit taxes. Strive to wo...
Leah Lorenz
TDT CPAs and Advisors
Ashley Miller
Des Moines Creative, Owner
Ashley Miller Ashley is the owner and inspired genius behind Des Moines Creative. In her 11+ year career her work has traveled the world. Out of c...
David Tracy
Northgate Marketing Inc, CEO Founder
David Tracy is the CEO & Founder of Northgate Marketing and is an award winning marketing and advertising strategist with a global perspective. He ...
Alex Miller
Miller, Alex, Financial Coach
Joshua Weaver
CJs Window Cleaning Services, Co-owner
Hannah Ochs
State Farm Insurance - James Walford