Governing Board

The Polk County Aviation Authority (PCAA) is the owner and operator of the Ankeny Regional Airport. The board members set policy, direct operations and appraise the airport’s performance.

The board is composed of seven representatives appointed by the local government partners that form the PCAA: Polk County (3 members), Altoona (1 member), Ankeny (2 members), Bondurant (1 member).

  • Jeff Wangsness, Chairperson
  • Todd Ashby, Secretary
  • Dr. Paul Novak, Treasurer
  • John Barber
  • Bill Gardner
  • Dave Garrison
  • Jake Nilles

Staff

  • Paul Moritz, Airport Board Manager
  • Jennifer Sease, Administrative Services Director
  • Amy Beattie, Attorney
  • Janet Binder, Accountant
  • Margaret Waldschmitt, Recording Secretary

Board Meetings – Agendas and Minutes