AFWA Des Moines Chapter meets at various restaurants in the Metro on the third Tuesday of the month. Join us for networking, lunch and CPE programs. Members and guests can RSVP online with the form below or by e-mail to

Board meetings are open to the membership and are typically held the Friday before our membership meetings.  If you are planning to attend and would like to order lunch, please contact us at  Someone from the board will contact you with details. 


Upcoming Member Meetings

May - See below to register 
June - CPE Meeting June 16th 11:30 - 1:00pm; Wakonda Country Club, 3915 Fleur Drive, Des Moines. Sheila Kinman will be presenting on Endow Iowa Tax Credits. 

July - Member Appreciation Event TBD

May CPE Meeting 
Date: Tuesday, May 19th
Location: Broker Dealer Financial Services Corp, 140 South 68th Street #2200, West Des Moines
Cost: $15 Members, $20 Non-Members, $10 First Time Guests (Payment in the form of cash or check will be due at the event)
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Diane Johnson from Farm Bureau Financial Services will be presenting on How to Integrate Lean Six Sigma into your Business DNA. The presentation includes, lean exercises/games, prizes, definitions of Lean and Six Sigma, business examples, how to engage business leadership, and how to measure the financial impact of process improvement initiatives.

This meeting will provide valuable information and is for one-hour of CPE. We look forward to seeing you there!

Please RSVP by 12:00pm on Monday, May 18th through the form below if you will be attending the meeting.  NOTE: There is not a confirmation email sent once you register. The form will say "Thank You. Your submission has been received." If you must change your registration, please contact Shelly Weaver . All reservations must be honored & paid for.


Administrative Policies: If you would like to make or cancel a reservation, please contact Shelly Weaver.   Per chapter rules, if you register and do not attend, you will be charged the cost of the luncheon/dinner.  For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact Des Moines #153 Meetings Chair, Shelly Weaver.
Official National Registry Statement: AFWA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors:  150 Fourth Avenue, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417 or through its website: