Meet our Staff

Our vision is to harness the power of generosity to inspire transformation, bridging donors' passions to our healing mission.

ShannonCofield2019 crop 2

Shannon Cofield

President
Email
(515) 643-8030

Sophia Ahmad 1 crop 2

Sophia S. Ahmad

Senior Director of Development
Email
(515) 643-8035

Joan Bindel crop 2

Joan M. Bindel

Senior Director of Development
Email
(515) 643-8020

Megan Mildenberger crop 2

Megan Mildenberger

Director of Annual Giving
& Events

Email
(515) 643-8038

Lisa Pagel crop

Lisa Pagel

Grants Manager
Email
(515) 643-8033

Kendall Begnoche crop 2

Kendall Begnoche

Development Coordinator
Email
(515) 643-8034

Wendy Jenkins crop 2

Wendy Jenkins

Grants Coordinator
Email
(515) 643-8032

Julie Fleming crop 2

Julie Fleming

Administrative Coordinator
Email
(515) 643-8028

Paula Moenkhaus crop 2

Paula Moenkhaus

Development Coordinator
Email
(515) 643-8027

Victoria Wadle crop 2

Victoria Wadle

Stewardship Coordinator
Email
(515) 643-8022

Ann Young crop

Ann Young

MercyOne Centerville
Medical Center
Email
(641) 437-3434

Leisa Zylstra crop 2

Leisa Zylstra

MercyOne Newton
Medical Center
Email
(641) 787-3179