Meet Jim Israel, 2015 Campaign Chair

Jim Israel, Retired President, Deere & Company, Worldwide Financial Services Division, is chair for the 2015 United Way of Central Iowa campaign.

In 2014 he served as vice-chair of the record-setting $28 million campaign.

Israel is a member of the board of trustees for Central College in Pella, Iowa, and the Des Moines Art Center in Des Moines, Iowa. He is a member of the board of directors for The Greater Des Moines Partnership, the United Way of Central Iowa in Des Moines, and the Financial Services Roundtable Washington, D.C.

Jim and his wife, Deb, reside in Johnston.