If you are interested in joining any of these committees, contact Christine Dayton at [email protected] or (515) 576-4316.

Construction and Project Chair

Chair: Randy Krecklow
Works in conjunction with the Project Manager in overseeing the construction areas.

Church/Community Relations

Chair: Phil Somsen
Develops and maintains relationships with small, medium and large churches in the two counties witht he purpose of finding a new donor base, volunteers and/or committee members.

Family Services Selection

Chair: Deb Aswegan
Seeks, distributes and receives applications for possible partner families. Then selects the families who become partners with Habitat through the process of screening the applications; going on home visits to meet the applicants and witness current living conditions; and making sure necessary qualifying criteria are met. Presents recommendations to the Board.

Guides for the partner families through the “sweat equity” and through their first year in their new home in a supportive and friend-like manner to keep the families on track and as a resource for the family through this time of change.

Fund/Resource Development

Committed to the ongoing growth and development of funds into Habitat through events, corporations, individuals, civic groups, churches grants and foundations through innovative and dynamic methods.


Chair: Howard Hartman
Responsible for marketing, finance/accounting, fundraising, retail operations, volunteer recruiting, and general business experience of the ReStore in conjunction with the ReStore manager.


Chair: Julie Dawson 515-576-4316
Recruits, interviews, trains and coordinates volunteers to carry out Twin Rivers Habitat For Humanity’s mission.