Board of Supervisors


10:00 AM - Tuesday

Public Meeting Room located on the Second Floor of the Story County Administration Building, 900 6th Street, Nevada, Iowa 50201

Phone (515) 382-7200

The Board convenes their formal meeting for public hearings and approvals of claims at 10:00 AM each Tuesday morning. The public is invited and participation is encouraged for these meetings.

  1. Lauris Olson

    Lauris Olson

    Board of Supervisor

  1. Linda Murken

    Linda Murken


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    Lisa Heddens

    Board of Supervisor


The Board of Supervisors is the administrative and legislative branch of the County, composed of three members. They are responsible for the following aspects of County business:

  • Approve bonds and reports
  • County budget administration
  • County policy administration
  • Economic development
  • Fill employee vacancies
  • Set county tax levy

Related Resources

Boards and Commissions

If you would like more information regarding specific responsibilities, please visit the Boards and Commission page. If you are interested in applying, applications are available in the Board of Supervisors office located on the 2nd floor of the Administration Building and/or see the above application link to print and send to address listed.

The Board seeks gender balance on all Boards and Commissions and would like to encourage citizens who may be interested in serving on a Board or Commission to complete an application that can be kept on file.

Click here for the application:

Completed applications may be mailed or emailed to:

Alissa Wignall
Story County Board of Supervisors
Story County Administration Building
900 6th Street
Nevada, Iowa 50201

Deadline to apply:  5:00pm on Monday, October 7, 2019

Please direct questions to or 515-382-7204.

The following Story County Boards and Commissions have openings:

Veteran’s Affairs Commission – 1 opening

Analysis of Social Services Evaluation Team (ASSET) – 4 openings
**Please Note** ASSET policies require county volunteers to be residents of Story County

Board of Adjustment - 1 opening

Planning and Zoning Commission – 1 opening
**Please Note** Iowa law requires a majority of the Commission members to reside in the unincorporated/rural area

"Story County is an EEO Employer".