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Send to Jeff Arment, armeje@mchsi.com,  120 N Main St, Conrad, IA 50621,  or call 641-366-2646
Send to Tom T. McGuire, tmcguire@netamumail.com, PO Box 298, Algona, IA  50511, or call 515-227-9050
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UPMA Interim board members as of 8/20/2016, updated 11/21/2016

Kevin Schwab,  Co-President,     1130 Main St, Ackley IA 50601-1745 (H) 641-847-2066(C) 515-669-9616
    Eldora, IA (O) 641-858-3971mailman4699@yahoo.com

Dixie Bentley,  Co-President,     1334 Whitetail AveSumner IA 50674(C) 319-240-6289
    Moline IL (O) 309-764-5629pm61265@gmail.com

Rich Springer,  Co-Secretary/Treasurer,   3131 N 3rd St,     Clinton IA 52732-1643 (H) 563-243-9736 (C) 563-249-4242
    Fulton IL (O) 815-589-2020 moonlightingdj@mchsi.com

Janet Plumb,  Co-Secretary/ Treasurer,  2204 1500th St       Kirkman IA 51447(H) 712-799-4780(C) 712-212-0567
    Denison, IA (O) 712-263-2343jkplumb@yahoo.com

Janeene Beeman, Interim Board Member, 314 NW Valley View Dr, Grimes IA 50111, (H) 515-986-3965, (C)     712-720-5445, 
    Dallas Center, IA (O) 515-992-3320jbeeman17@hotmail.com

Ellen Opperman, Interim Board Member,  3503 Shady Ridge Ct,  Davenport IA 52806(C) 563-940-3979
    DeWitt, IA (O) 563-659-3712eopper1234@hotmail.com

Sheila Ludwikowski, Interim Board Member,  5523 Durant StAmes IA 50014(C) 515-460-7244
    Perry, IA (O) 515-465-3615ludd99@hotmail.com

Johanna Hill,   Interim Board Member,   PO Box 83Sheldahl IA 50243(H) 515-685-4032(C) 515-229-4918
    Altoona, IA (O) 515-967-2262lanehill@hotmail.com

Diane Howland, Co-President - Postmasters Retired,  206 W 8th St   Riceville IA 50466   (H) 641-985-2576   (C) 507-272-2239    Retireddhowland@myomnitel.com

Tom McGuire, Co-President - Postmaster retired, PO Box 298Algona IA 50511 (H) 515-295-2686(C) 515-227-9050
    Retiredtmcguire@netamumail.com

Congressional addresses and phone numbers as of April 2015
Email addresses at senate.gov, upper right corner: Find Your Senators, click on Iowa and click on Go.

Senator Charles Grassley
135 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington DC 20510,Phone 202-224-3744
721 Federal Building, 210 Walnut St, Des Moines, IA 50309, phone 515-288-1145

111 7th Ave SE, Box 13, Suite 6800, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401, phone 319-363-6832
307 Federal Building, 8 South 6th St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501, phone 712-322-7103
201 West 2nd St Suite 720, Davenport, IA 52801, phone 563-322-4331
120 Federal Building, 320 6th St, Sioux City, IA 51101, phone 712-233-1860
210 Waterloo Building, 531 Commercial St, Waterloo, IA 50701, phone 319-232-6657

Senator Joni Ernst 
825 B/C Hart Senate Office Building, Washington DC 20510, Phone 202-224-3254
733 Federal Building, 210 Walnut St, Des Moines IA 50309, phone 515-284-4574

111 Seventh Ave SE, Box 16, Suite 480, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401, phone 319-365-4504
1606 Brady St, Suite 323, Davenport, IA 52803, phone 563-322-1338
360 W. 6th St, 315 Federal Building, Dubuque, IA 52001, phone 563-582-2130
320 6th St, 110 Federal Building, Sioux City, IA 51101, phone 712-252-1550

Email addresses: house.gov, upper right corner: Find Your Representative, Enter your ZIP Code

Congressman Rod Blum, First District, northeast Iowa
213 Cannon House Office Building, Washington DC 20515, phone 202-225-2911
310 3rd St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401, phone 319-364-2288
1050 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52001, phone 563-557-7789

Congressman Dave Loebsack, Second District, southeast Iowa
1527 Longworth House Office Bldg, Washington DC 20515, phone 202-225-6576
125 S. Dubuque St, Iowa City, IA 52240, phone 319-351-0789
209 W. 4th St, Suite 104, Davenport, IA 52801, phone 563-323-5988

Congressman David Young, Third District, southwest Iowa
515 Cannon House Office Bldg, Washington DC 20515, Phone: 202-225-5476

208 West Taylor St., Creston IA 50801, phone 641-782-2495
501 5th Ave., Council Bluff, IA 51503, phone 712-325-1404
2700 Grand Ave, Suite 109, Des Moines IA 50312, phone 515-282-1909

Congressman Steve King, Fourth District, northwest Iowa
2210 Rayburn House Office Bldg, Washington DC 20515 Phone: 202-225-4426
1421S Bell Ave, Suite 102, Ames IA 50010 Phone: 515-232-2885


723 Central Ave, Fort Dodge, IA 50501 Phone: 515-573-2738
202 1st Street SE Suite 126, Mason City IA 50401 Phone: 641-201-1624
306 Grand Ave, PO Box 650, Spencer, IA 51301, phone 712-580-7754
526 Nebraska St, Sioux City, IA 51101, phone 712-224-4692

Adverse Action Legal Defense Fund (AALDF) and the Adverse Action Legal Defense Plan (AALDP).
To be eligible for the AALDF benefits, you must be a Member and have paid dues to UPMA (or NAPUS/League) for six months prior to the date the alleged conduct or performance deficiency occurred.

Brenda K. Gibbs, PO Box 445, Garnavillo IA 52049-0445
H: 563-964-2178, C: 563-880-9490, gibbsbk@hotmail.com  
National Representative for IA, ND and SD

Dixie Bentley, 1334 Whitetail Ave, Sumner, IA 50674-9586
C: 319-240-6289, pm61265@gmail.com  
National Representative for NE, KS, CO and MO

Amanda Reavis, Iowa Member Representative, 501 Washington Ave Apt 3,  Grinnell IA 50112     (H) 641-792-3568   (C) 641-417-9002,    
    Grinnell, IA    (O)  641-236-5353   reavisalter@yahoo.com

Amy Quick, Iowa Member Representative,   513 Main St,   Kelloge  IA  50135                      (C) 641-521-9822 
                    (O)  319-444-2340  im_all_red@yahoo.com


Hartley D. Alley, UPMA Legal Defense Attorney, 23107 Fairway Brg., San Antonio, TX 78258-7129

1. UPMA Interim Board Members
2. Adverse Action Representatives
    National
    Iowa
3. Meetings and Telecoms
4. Senator's and Representative's addresses and 
    phone numbers.
5. website contact information
2016 UPMA Interim Board meeting and telecom dates

September 14, 2016 Telecom
Discussed the State Paper (name, publisher, and frequency). 2017 State Convention possible location and dates. Board meeting date, financial audits, 2017 budget, and the Iowa by-laws.

October 29 & 30, 2016, Holiday Inn Airport Hotel & Convention Center
Financial audits and current balances of NAPUS/League.
Determination of Financial Institution to be used: Signature Credit Union.
Co-Secretary’s/Treasurer’s duties.
State Paper: Publisher and frequency
Budget FY 2016 – November 1, 2016 through ?, 2017
2017 Iowa State Convention will be at the Holiday Inn Airport Hotel & Convention Center, Des Moines, IA, dates to be determined.
National Convention, Louisville, KY, August 5th to 10th, 2017.
Iowa UPMA Bylaws.
Iowa Rules of Audit.

November 18, 2016 Telecom
Present information from the national UPMA telecom on Adverse Action Counselors/ Postmaster Representatives.

More telecom and meeting information will be on this website before December 1, 2016.