GRINNELL, Ia. – The Poweshiek County Republican Central Committee would like to announce the election of their new officers, at their first meeting of 2015 on January 12. Nancy Weaver has been elected to serve as Chairman of the Committee with Stephen Pierce selected as Co-Chairman. The Central Committee would also like to announce a brand new website at poweshiekrepublicans.org.
In addition, Diana Hansen has been re-elected as Secretary, Royal Roland remains as Treasurer and Vicki Bunnell has been elected as Co-Treasurer. Each officer will serve a two-year term, through December 2016.
Weaver has been a member of the Poweshiek County Republican party for over 25 years serving on the Central Committee as past Co-Chairman and Secretary. Weaver has been a tireless worker for the Republican Party and has been a delegate to county, district and state conventions, serving on various committees. She was extremely active for the Republican Party in the 2015 election and a long time advocate for Republican candidates and conservative principles.
“It is an honor and a humbling experience to be selected as Chairman for the Poweshiek County Republican Party,” says Weaver. “I look forward to continue to serve this county and party in any way that I can. Our number one goal is to continue the strong momentum from this past election and look ahead to 2016.
Pierce, 19, has been very involved in the Republican Party and is currently a member of the Poweshiek County Central Committee. The Grinnell native has been a delegate to the district convention, serving on the credentials committee, and has been a delegate to the state convention.
Besides electing new officers, the Poweshiek County Republican Party has created a brand new website to better serve the county. Visit PoweshiekRepublicans.org and get information about upcoming meetings, a calendar of events, contact information and important links.
The next Central Committee meeting for the Poweshiek County Republicans will be at Pagliai’s Pizza on Monday, February 9 with a social hour at 6 pm and the meeting at 7 pm. The public is invited to attend. For more information, visit www.PoweshiekRepublicans.org.