Boards and Commissions

Board/Commission Vacancies And Application Information


Johnson County boards and commissions are subject to Code of Iowa Chapter 21 “Official Meetings Open to Public” and Chapter 22 “Examination of Public Records” and must comply with their requirements.

The following is a list of the Boards and Commissions of Johnson County, Iowa. Please click on the name to view more information about that Board or Commission. (Please note that you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view all of the following links. For a free reader see the bottom of this page.)

Alliance for Healthy Living
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• Staff contact: (Public Health) Health Educator Kathryn Edel, kedel@co.johnson.ia.us, 319 356-6040

Board of Health
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• Staff contact: Public Health Director Dave Koch, dkoch@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6040
• Meeting information: The Board of Health meets monthly (typically, the third Wednesday at 4 p.m. in the Health and Human Services Building), annually in a Joint Meeting with the Board of Supervisors, and as needed..

Board of Supervisors
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• Staff Contact: (Board of Supervisors Office) Executive Director Mike Hensch, mhensch@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6000
• Meeting information:  The Board of Supervisors holds weekly formal and informal meetings every Thursday at 9 a.m. (second Thursday at 5:30 p.m.) and work session meetings (days/times vary, but typically every Wednesday at 9 a.m.) in the Administration Building Boardroom, and other meetings as needed.

Building Code Board of Appeals
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• Staff contact: (Planning, Development & Sustainability) Lead Building Inspector Neil Bombei, nbombei@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6083
• Meeting information: The Building Code Board of Appeals meets at least once annually, on a January or February evening (typically in the Administration Building), with additional meetings scheduled in the event of an appeal or upon special request.

Civil Service Commission
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• Staff contact: (Sheriff’s Office) Administrative Assistant Susie McAreavy, smcareav@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6020
• Meeting information: The Civil Service Commission meets at least once annually (typically in the Sheriff’s Office), date/time of the meeting varies.

Commission of Veteran Affairs
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• Staff contact: Veteran's Affairs Director Gary Boseneiler, gbosenei@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6049
• Meeting information: The Commission of Veteran Affairs meets monthly (typically the third Tuesday in the Health and Human Services Building), attends an annual training conference in the fall, quarterly regional meetings (location varies), and other Veteran events as needed.

Compensation Board
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• Staff contact: Deputy Auditor Nancy Tomkovicz, ntomkovi@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6004
• Meeting information: The Compensation Board meets annually, typically one evening in January, with additional meetings scheduled as needed.

Compensation Commission
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• Staff contact: Sheriff’s Lieutenant Raquel Wray, rwray@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6020

Comprehensive Plan Committee
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• Staff contact: (Planning, Development and Sustainability) Clerk II Julia Dodds, jdodds@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6083

Conservation Board
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• Staff contact: Conservation Director Larry Gullett, lgullett@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-645-2315

County Assessor Board of Review
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• Staff Contact: County Assessor Tom Van Buer, tvanbuer@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6078

County Case Management Advisory Board
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• Staff contact: (County Case Management) Administrative Assistant Mickey Hansen, mhansen@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-339-6169

Criminal Justice Coordinating Committee
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• Staff contact: (Board of Supervisors Office) Executive Director Mike Hensch, mhensch@co.johnson.ia.us319-356-6000

Decategorization Board
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• Staff contact: Social Services Director Lynette Jacoby, ljacoby@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6090

Emergency Management Agency Commission
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• Staff contact: Emergency Management Coordinator Dave Wilson, Dave.Wilson@jecc-ema.org, 319-356-6700

Empowerment Board
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• Staff contact: (Empowerment/Early Childhood Iowa) Early Childhood Specialist Laurie Nash, Empower@JCEmpowerment.com, 319-339-6179

Food Policy Council
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• Staff contact: (Board of Supervisors Office) Executive Director Mike Hensch, mhensch@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6000 

Health Improvement Planning
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• Staff contact: (Public Health) Community Health Manager Dave Koch, dkoch@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6040

Historic Preservation Commission
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• Staff contact: (Board of Supervisors Office) Communications Assistant Kelli Andresen, kandresen@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6000

Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency Region 6
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• Staff contact: Emergency Management Coordinator, Dave Wilson, Dave.Wilson@jecc-ema.org, 319-356-6700

Iowa City Assessor Board of Review
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• Staff contact: Iowa City Assessor Brad Comer, bcomer@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6066

Johnson County - Iowa City Airport Zoning Board of Adjustment
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• City of Iowa City contact: Airport Operations Specialist Michael Tharp, michael-tharp@iowa-city.org, 319-356-5045

Johnson County - Iowa City Airport Zoning Commission
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• City of Iowa City contact: Airport Operations Specialist Michael Tharp, michael-tharp@iowa-city.org, 319-356-5045

Judicial Magistrate Appointing Commission
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• State of Iowa contact: Johnson County Clerk of Court Kim Montover, Kim.Montover@iowacourts.gov, 319-356-6060

Juvenile Justice and Youth Development Policy Board
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• Staff Contact: Social Services Coordinator Lynette Jacoby ljacoby@co.johnson.ia.us 319-356-6090

Livable Community for Successful Aging Policy Board
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• Staff contact: Social Services Director Lynette Jacoby, ljacoby@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6090

Medical Examiner
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• Staff contact:  Medical Examiner Administrator Clayton Schuneman, cschuneman@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-339-6197

Minimum Wage Advisory Committee
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• Staff contact: (Board of Supervisors Office) Administrative Assistant Jill Wenger, jwenger@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6000

Planning and Zoning Commission
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• Staff contact: (Planning, Development and Sustainability) Clerk II Julia Dodds, jdodds@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6083

Resource Enhancement Committee
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SEATS Paratransit Advisory Committee
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• Staff Contact: (SEATS) Trasnportation and Fleet Director Tom Brase, tbrase@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-339-6128

Zoning Board of Adjustment
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• Staff contact: (Planning, Development and Sustainability) Clerk II Julia Dodds, jdodds@co.johnson.ia.us, 319-356-6083


Archived Boards, Commissions, and Councils

The following is a list of the Boards, Commissions, Committees, and Councils that are expired and no longer convene meetings.

Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management Technical Advisory Committee
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Land Use Plan Update Committee
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• Staff Contact: (Planning, Development & Sustainability) Clerk II Julia Dodds jdodds@co.johnson.ia.us 319-356-6083

Trails Advisory Committee
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