Board of Trustees Emeritus Members 

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 Bernard Pattison


Pattison is the owner of two agribusinesses, Lloyd Pattison & Sons, Inc., and Pattison Bros., Inc., and part owner of Ag Products Terminal Co., also an agri-business. He also serves as president of the board of directors, Maple Crest Manor Nursing Home; is a member of the Fayette Chamber of Commerce, Greater Fayette Promotional Corporation; was a Fayette Community School (FCS) board member for 15 years and president of the FCS board for three years; and is a member of the National Grain & Feed Association and Agriculture Association of Iowa.

 Barry Smith


Business entrepreneur and start-up expert, working with various businesses looking to expand in the Cedar Rapids area

Smith's past positions include teaching in the Maquoketa Valley Schools and engineering positions at Collins Radio in Cedar Rapids, IA, and for McDonnell Aircraft, where he worked on the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo space programs. He has also worked with projects involving computer memory fabrication techniques.