Personnel updates for May 26 to June 8, 2023

New personnel imageInformation supplied by the Business Systems Bureau


New Hires

Dustin Amos, highway technician associate, Burlington garage

Robert Barr, highway technician, Waterloo garage

Nathan Dorethy, highway technician associate, Oskaloosa garage

Taylor Harkness-Sommer, driver & identification service center specialist, Fort Dodge driver’s license service center

Phillip Hemmingsen, mechanic, Missouri Valley garage

Spencer Thompson, transportation planner 1, Systems Planning



Ted Daub, from welder to machinist, Repair Shop

Todd Frasher, from highway technician senior to garage operations assistant, Anamosa garage

Billie Hoch, from clerk specialist to administrative assistant 2, Systems and Administration – System Development

Ryan Kastner, from highway technician associate, Spencer garage, to highway technician, Spirit Lake garage

Adrianne Knight, from geologist 3, Design, to transportation planner 4, Location and Environment

James Lemke, from highway technician senior to construction technician senior, New Hampton construction

Jessica Snyder, from design technician associate to design technician, Design


Other personnel actions

Donavan Beaty, highway technician associate, Chariton garage (Reemployment to Iowa DOT)

Corey Cripe, garage operations assistant, from Fort Dodge garage to Boone garage (Intra-agency transfer)

Tevin Krause, highway technician associate, from Adair garage to Avoca garage (Intra-agency transfer)

David Miller, highway technician associate, Davenport garage (Reemployment to Iowa DOT)



Lennis Harberts, highway technician senior, Ashton garage

Randy Mildenstein, highway technician associate, Ida Grove garage

Tom Strabala, highway technician senior, Cedar Rapids garage

Mark Turkal, highway technician associate, Coralville garage

Vance Wendel, highway technician associate, Mason City garage

Shelly Whiteing, right of way agent 4, Right of Way

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