Southwestern Community College and Northwest Iowa Community College co-hosted the 2014 Iowa Association of Community College Trustees (IACCT) Conference, March 31-April 1, at the Holiday Inn Downtown in Des Moines.


The conference theme was Community Colleges of Iowa--Delivering on the Promise. The conference featured speakers from across the country. Honored guests for the conference included Iowa Governor Terry E. Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds.

As a part of the conference schedule, attendees attended a breakfast and meetings with state legislators at the Capitol on Tues., April 1.  Pictured above (from left to right) are the attending SWCC board of trustees members and area legislators: Rep. Joel Fry; Rep. Jack Drake; Rep. Clel Baudler; Fred Shearer, SWCC board member from Corning; Dr. Barb Crittenden; Ken Rech, SWCC board president from Red Oak; Jo Ann Davis, wife of Denny Davis; Carol Saxton; SWCC board member from Leon; Denny Davis, SWCC board member from Greenfield; and Rep. Cecil Dolecheck.