Iowa Peace Officers



Board members L-R: Michael McKelvey, Dean Sharp, President Gus Farmer, David Lorenzen, Kellie Paschke, V.P. Paul Steier, Robert Doenhoefer, George Griffith,Terry Dehmlow- Sec-Treasurer,

BOARD MEMBERS of the Iowa Peace Officers are both elected and appointed. At the annual Conference in April 2015 the Board was ratified by the membership. Sgt Gus Farmer, Waterloo PD. was appointed to serve as President of The IPOA for the next 2 years. President Farmer appointed Paul Steier to serve as Vice President.

The appointed committees include the following: Communications/Publications, Finance/Membership, By-Laws, Legislative, Conference/Training. All Chairpersons of these committees are on the Board.


Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds was welcomed by President Lorenzen to speak at the 2015 Annual Conference in Urbandale, Iowa.