Roger Hughes retired in 2012 after a career of 35 years in the fields of philanthropy and community development. Prior to returning to his home state of Iowa, Roger was the CEO of St. Luke’s Health Initiatives in Phoenix, Arizona, a public foundation with a focus on health policy and community development.
Joseph Jones serves as executive director for The Harkin Institute for Public Policy & Citizen Engagement. The institute offers nonpartisan programming, experiences, research, and connectivity focused on the areas that defined the career of Senator Tom Harkin (Retired): people with disabilities, retirement security, wellness and nutrition, and labor and employment.
Matt McGarvey is the executive director of Telligen Community Initiative (TCI), the charitable foundation of Telligen, Inc., a private, nonprofit healthcare intelligence company headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa.
As executive director, Matt leads Telligen’s regional health philanthropy efforts and is actively involved in supporting projects and organizations that strive to improve the health of communities in Iowa, Illinois, Oklahoma and Colorado.