Iowa Peace Officers



Board members L-R: V.P. Michael McKelvey, Dean Sharp, Past President Gus Farmer, President David Lorenzen, Kellie Paschke, Paul Steier, Robert Doenhoefer, George Griffith,Terry Dehmlow.  Not-Pictured, Steve Jacobs

BOARD MEMBERS of the Iowa Peace Officers are both elected and appointed. At the annual Conference in April 2017 the Board was ratified by the membership. Chief David Lorenzen was appointed to serve as President of The IPOA for the next 2 years. President Lorenzen appointed Mike McKelvey 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.