Date: April 22, 2020
Contact: Rachel Seidl
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (515) 237-5044

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


CATHOLIC FOUNDATION OF SOUTHWEST IOWA
ADDS BOB LAWLER AND MICHELE WHITTY TO
BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Des Moines, IA – The Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa (CFSWIA) recently added Bob Lawler and Michele Whitty to their Board of Directors.

Lawler is a husband to Mary and a father to Alex, Daniel, Laura, and Claire. In his free time, Lawler enjoys spending time with his family, which includes five grandchildren. He and his wife belong to St. Theresa Parish.

Currently, Lawler works at Wells Fargo Bank in Des Moines as an Executive Vice President. He has been a part of Wells Fargo for 28 years. Lawler attended Loras College and received his degree in Accounting.

Michele Whitty is married to her husband, Steve, and together they have three children: Patrick, John, and Anne. Michele and Steve belong to St. Francis of Asissi Parish.

Whitty attended Iowa State University and served as a professional fundraiser from 1997 – 2010 at Catholic schools and parishes. Previously, Michele has served on many Boards of Directors including the BVM Sisters of Charity and ISU Women in Philanthropy, and currently she is serving on many more. Michele is now retired but is an active volunteer.

Lawler will join our Audit and Finance Committee and Whitty will continue to serve on our CFSWIA Marketing Committee. For more information, contact Rachel Seidl by calling 515-237-5044 or email [email protected].