Board President – Tami Schlamp (Marion Chamber of Commerce)
Tami grew up in Marion, Iowa and is a proud Linn-Mar graduate from the Class of 1993! Tami fondly recalls her time in the district highlighting the annual end of the year Luau at Indian Creek Elementary, participating in athletics and being member of the Linn-Mar band as her favorite memories at Linn-Mar. She attended Kirkwood Community College and received a BA in Marketing & Business Communications from UNI. Returning to Marion shortly after college, Tami and her husband Jason are very active in the community. They have two daughters attending Linn-Mar schools. Currently Tami supports the members of the Marion Chamber of Commerce as Director of Member Services, volunteers at Wilkins Elementary as a Junior Achievement volunteer, enjoys her down time with her family and friends and is an avid reader. Tami is also a closet rock star junkie, taking in as much live rock music as she can – who knew! When asked about being involved Tami stated, “I’m a proud alumnus and this is an opportunity for me to give back to my district. I believe in the opportunities the Foundation provides students and teachers and look forward to serving”
Board Treasurer – Jeremy Johnson (Streb Construction)
Born and raised in Marion, former Linn-Mar Lion, and local business owners, Jeremy and his wife Jennifer have two children who have attended Linn-Mar schools. A graduate of the University of Iowa (Go Hawks!), Jeremy is CFO for Streb Construction and E & F Paving. They are also the owners of Busy Bee Learning Center just down the street from Linn-Mar High School. Don’t let the pocket protector fool you though, Jeremy enjoys his down time crushing it on the sand volleyball courts and making great picks in fantasy football! He states, “I want to be involved in the LM Foundation to give back to a school district that has been so great to me and my family. The future of the Foundation is to ensure it is evolving at the same rate as the district to help support the schools. I want to help it continue to grow with grace.
Board Secretary – Missy Daubenmier (BAE Systems)
Missy has spent the last twenty five years in the Linn-Mar District! She grew up here in Marion, and now continues to live here with her husband Trent, and her children Blake and Ellie who both attend Oak Ridge. Missy graduated from Mount Mercy University and now she works at Rockwell Collins. In her free time, she enjoys cooking and baking, as well as watching sports. Missy is a self-proclaimed sports nut, she loves baseball, football, and basketball. She and her husband are both alumni of Linn-Mar High School and now their children also attend Linn-Mar. This connection caused her to become a part of the Linn-Mar Foundation to allow her to continue to support the district and make it the best experience possible for her kids and all students to come.