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Courtney Reyes, Executive Director
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Courtney  is a stay-at-home mom turned executive director. After getting a degree from Iowa State in 2006, Courtney knew she would end up in a helping profession. Following graduation, she worked in a substance abuse treatment facility serving women and their children. Courtney spent the next several years raising her two boys. The eve of Barack Obama’s second election lit a fire in Courtney to take action and create change, which led to her work at One Iowa.



Keenan Crow, Director of Policy and Advocacy

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Keenan has been active in Iowa politics since 2010 when they interned with Chris Hall’s campaign for Iowa State Representative. Since then, they have been involved with several nonprofit organizations including Planned Parenthood of the Heartland and Cedar Valley Citizens for Undoing Racism. They were also involved in One Iowa’s campus group at the University of Northern Iowa. Keenan obtained a BA in Political Communications and a Master of Public Policy degree from the University of Northern Iowa. They were a 2018 New Leaders Council fellow.

Maddy Leahy, Policy and Advocacy Coordinator
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Maddy is a Des Moines native and graduated from Grand View University with degrees in Political Science and History. She found her passion for creating change and organizing after Donald Trump spoke at her high school. She comes to One Iowa after working on several of progressive campaigns, and running organizing programs for other non-profits. When she’s not organizing she can be found making vegetarian feasts, reading horror novels, and taking photos of her cats, Frankie, Finn, and Flora.