Training Iowans

Governor’s STEM Advisory Council announces new co-chair

August 04, 2017

The Iowa Governor’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Advisory Council on Friday announced its new co-chair will be Roger Hargens, President and CEO of Accumold in Ankeny. He will serve in the role alongside Gov. Kim Reynolds.

Gov. Reynolds congratulates Whirlpool on adding 500 new Iowa jobs

August 02, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds congratulated Whirlpool on Wednesday after learning of the company’s intention to hire at least 500 new Iowa workers by the end of August:

Gov. Reynolds announces new cyber training partnership for students

July 31, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds announced a new cyber training partnership between the SANS (SysAdmin, Audit, Network and Security) Institute and the State of Iowa on Monday.

Iowa public schools rank among nation's top 10

July 31, 2017
Iowa was named the state with the ninth best public schools in America in a new study. The website also found that Iowa has the lowest dropout rate in the nation.


Gov. Reynolds issues statement after meeting with President Trump at Kirkwood Community College

June 21, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds issued the following statement tonight after meeting with President Donald Trump at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids. Kirkwood Community College is home to the largest two-year agriculture program in the nation. 

Gov. Reynolds selects Adam Gregg as lieutenant governor

May 25, 2017

Citing his broad knowledge of state government and his proven, innovative governing style, Gov. Kim Reynolds today selected Adam Gregg as her lieutenant governor.

Gov. Kim Reynolds sworn in as 43rd governor of Iowa

May 24, 2017

Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds took the oath of office today to become Iowa’s 43rd governor. She became governor of Iowa at 10:06 a.m.  Below are her first remarks to Iowans as governor, as prepared for delivery: