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JCEA Board of Directors

Larry “Buck” Koos, Chair
Jackson County Supervisor                                                         
Jackson County                                                                                   

R.B. Melvold
Maquoketa Web
Jackson County

Don Schwenker, Vice-Chair
Mayor of Maquoketa 
City of Maquoketa

Brian Wagner
Maquoketa City Manager

Darla Lawson
Bellevue City Council

Allen Ernst
Bellevue City Council

Nick Hueneke,Treasurer
Bellevue State Bank
Bellevue Economic Tourism Association

Jennifer Machande
Engel Agency
Private Sector

Rick Dickinson
Greater Dubuque Development Corporation
Private Sector

Kevin Burns
Maquoketa State Bank
Private Sector

Raquel Clausen
Sedgwick CMS

Travis Kieffer
Plastics Unlimited

Karen Vickers
Clinton Community College

Patti Hoffman
Preston Growth & Development


Fast Fact Image

Maquoketa has been known as the “Timber City” since about 1870 because  of the many trees that line the streets.

Photos throughout the JCEA Website are courtesy of David Namanny, Bellevue Herald Leader, The Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, The Maquoketa Chamber of Commerce, and Patti Hoffman, who represents Preston Growth and Development and The Preston Times.