Sara Shonrock is a Program Coordinator for the Local Governments Team, working with local communities to provide assistance in a variety of different areas. Her previous experience has been in state and local housing.
Himar Hernández is the Assistant Director of the Community and Economic Development Extension unit and works with different teams in areas of community leadership and equity and inclusion.
Nora Ladjahasan is an Assistant Scientist IV with the Institute for Design Research and Outreach, College of Design and works with The Data and Technology team of Community and Economic Development. She conducts community surveys as part of the community needs assessment process and does research data analysis.
Biswa Das is a faculty member in the Department of Community and Regional Planning at ISU and an extension specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach. He is involved in research and outreach on topics and issues relating to public finance and community and economic development. He also teaches courses on public finance and public policy.
Kaley Hohenshell is a Program Coordinator with a split position between Community and Economic Development and Ag & Natural Resources Extension and Outreach. She is involved in food systems development programming and projects and helps deliver leadership and food systems development process certifications nationally.
Ross Wilburn is in his 5th year as the Associate Director of Community & Economic Development for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. In addition, he is the Diversity Advisor for ISU Extension and Outreach.
Scott Timm is a state-wide Field Specialist for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Community and Economic Development, based in Decora. Scott is a member of the Local Government and Housing team, and has been with CED for ten years.
Diane Van Wyngarden is a statewide Field Specialist for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Community and Economic Development (CED), based in Mahaska County. Diane is a member of the Local Economies team, and has been with ISU Extension and Outreach for 19 years.
Susan Erickson wears several different hats for the CED Extension unit. She spends her days balancing duties of social media manager, outreach program coordinator, and landscape architect.
Daniel Kuhlmann is an assistant professor of Community and Regional Planning. In his research, he focuses on issues related to housing and real estate development.