2021-2022 Program Calendar at a Glance

Date         Time     Where Topic  Speaker
8/24/2021 11:30AM-1:00PMZoom    Employee Considerations Post Covid Melissa Wright-Department of Labor       
9/21/2021 11:30AM-1:00PMWakonda    Iowa Legislative Process-Running for OfficeKristin Sunde-Iowa Sate Legislator 
10/19/20215:30PM-7:00PM TBD         Joint meeting with Ames chapterMargaret M  
 11/16/202111:30AM-1:00PM Wakonda    Mental Health Awareness in the Office Debbie Korver & Pattie Lenz-Farm Bureau 
12/7/2021 11:30AM-1:00PM TBDHoliday Party
    01/18/2022    11:30AM-1:00PM TBD TBDTBD 
02/15/2022 11:30AM-1:00PM    TBD TBD TBD 
03/22/2022 11:30AM-1:00PM TBDTBD TBD 
04/19/2022 11:30AM-1:00PM TBD TBD TBD 
05/17/2022 11:30AM-1:00PM TBD TBDTBD 
06/21/2022 11:30AM-1:00PM TBD TBD     TBD 
07/19/2022 5:30PM-7:00PM TBDTBD TBD

2020-2021 Program Calendar at a Glance

 8/18/202011:30am-1:00pm ZOOM Meeting The Power of Now Liz Nead 

8/29/2020 10:30am-12:30pmTarbell Outdoor Covered Patio N/A

 9/15/2020 11:30am-1:00pm 
ZOOM MeetingEconomic Update / HeadlinesMegan Rosenstiel

10/20/20205:30pm-7:30pmZOOM MeetingBoard of RegentsPatrice Sayre

11/17/202011:30am-1:00pmZOOM MeetingWork Place HarassmentKirsten Anderson

1/19/202111:30am-1:00pmZOOM MeetingTax UpdateAmie Kuntz

 2/16/202111:30am-1:00pmZOOM MEETINGTBDJennifer Fegter

3/9/202111:30am-1:00pmZOOM MEETINGHealth & WellnessNot CPE
4/20/202111:30am-1:00pmZOOM MEETINGHealth & WellnessNot CPE

5/18/202111:30am-1:00pmZOOM MEETINGPayment GatewayShari Smith
6/15/202111:30am-1:00pmWAKONDAEnterprise Risk ManagementKarla Jones-Weber

7/20/2021 11:30am-1:00pmWAKONDAScholarship Basket RaffleBoard Installation-Member Appreciation


Visit our meeting page for additional information and to RSVP for the current monthly meeting.

AFWA Des Moines Chapter meets on the third Tuesday of the month. Join us for networking or lunch and CPE program. Members and guests can RSVP online with the form on the Monthly Meeting Page.

2020 - 2021 Meeting Costs: AFWA member rate $15, Non-Member First Time Guest rate $20, Non-Member Guest rate $30

Administrative Policies: If you would like to make or cancel a reservation, please contact Treasurer, Carrie Dostal and Jen Nokes.  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 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: