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.

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. 

February Member Meeting
Date: Tuesday, February 20th

Location: Des Moines Golf, 1600 Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines

Cost: $15 members and first-time guests $25 for recurring non-members (Payment in the form of cash or check will be due at the event)
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Please join us as Lin Phillips will be speaking on Putting Yourself on Paper. This valuable information provided at this meeting is for one hour of CPE.  

We look forward to seeing you there!

Please RSVP by 12:00pm on Friday, February 16th 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 Jen Nokes and Carrie Dostal . Reservations canceled within 2 business days of the meeting may result in a charge from the venue, which must be paid by the member or guest.



Charbroiled Vegetable Wrap - Portobello Mushrooms, Zucchini, Yellow Squash, Red Onion, Baby Greens, Vinaigrette Dressing, Tomato Flour Tortilla. Potato Chips, Fresh Fruit.

Sautéed Chicken Florentine - Romaine Lettuce, Spinach, Bacon, Mushrooms, Mandarin Oranges, Red Onion, Ranch Dressing.

Charbroiled Chicken Stacker - Toasted Garlic Bread, Charbroiled Vegetables, Mozzarella Cheese with Italian Wedding Soup (Chicken Broth, Onion, Orzo, Spinach, Meatballs).

Upcoming Meetings

March CPE Meeting: Tuesday, March 20th; 11:30 am - 1:00 pm; Wakonda Club, 3915 Fleur Dr, Des Moines; Chelsea Berns will be speaking on Accounting for Insurance  

April Networking Meeting: Tuesday, April 24th; 11:30 am - 1:00 pm; Fire Creek, 800 S 50th St #110, West Des MoinesWesley Siebert will be speaking on Board of Directors – Who should sit on your BOD/What BOD should you sit on

May CPE Meeting: Tuesday, May 15th; 11:30 am - 1:00 pm; Wakonda Club, 3915 Fleur Dr, Des Moines; Kristi Knous will be speaking on Culture is Key: Strong Organizations Start with a Strong Foundation

Administrative Policies: If you would like to make or cancel a reservation, please contact Treasurer, Carrie Dostal and 
Jen Nokes.  Reservations canceled within 2 business days of the meeting may result in a charge from the venue, which must be paid by the member or guestPer 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 us at
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: