Bettendorf Council Member Appointed to Serve on State Board
Bettendorf, IOWA – March 8, 2023 – He represents the 2nd Ward in the City of Bettendorf. Now, Council Member Scott Naumann is going to represent the Mississippi Valley in the State of Iowa.
Governor Kim Reynolds has appointed Naumann to the Iowa Workforce Development Board, which “oversees the development and implementation of the state workforce development plan” and “ensures that state workforce regions have the resources to support employment programs across the state,” according to the Iowa Workforce Development Board’s website – www.iowawdb.gov
“As I talk to business leaders across our region, the number one challenge they’re facing is recruiting and maintaining a strong workforce,” said Naumann. “I look forward to working with my colleagues across the state to address this critical priority.”
Naumann was elected to the Bettendorf City Council in 2009 and was reelected in the 2013, 2017, and 2021 Elections. He was appointed to Mayor Pro-Tem in 2019. He is also the Director of Business Development for Point Builders, LLC.
Naumann’s term as an Iowa Workforce Development Board Member began on February 28, 2023 and ends on April 30, 2026.
About Iowa Workforce Development
Iowa Workforce Development contributes to the economic security of Iowa’s workers, businesses and communities through a comprehensive statewide system of employment services, education and regulation of health, safety and employment laws. IWD strives to improve the income, productivity and safety of all Iowans. In conjunction with state and local economic development efforts, IWD also assists businesses to fulfill their workforce needs.