Mission Statement:

To identify Grundy Center’s historical sites and promote their preservation through education and communication. recognize and protect buildings, structures and objects in and around Grundy Center that have demonstrated historic importance.

Mary Doak, Chairperson December 31, 2025 Resident of Grundy Center.  Commissioner since 2015.  BA from UNI. Business Education. Former employment: GNB Bancorporation VP Marketing & Human Resources.
Steven Halbach December 31, 2024 Resident of Grundy Center, IA. Commissioner since 2018.   Juris Doctorate from Washburn University of Topeka KS. Grundy Center High School alum Current Employment:  Assistant Black Hawk County Attorney Office.
Jill Krausman December 31, 2025 Resident of  Grundy Center.  Commissioner since 2021.  Graduate of Grundy Center Community Schools – Class of 1989 amd American Institute of Business in General Business. Employment:  Owner of The Landmark Bistro, Grundy Center.
Janelle Onnen December 31, 2025 Resident of Grundy Center.  Commissioner since 2023.
Staci Freese December 31, 2024 Resident and homeowner of Grundy Center, IA  Grundy Center High School alum.  Commissioner since 2018.  BS in Nursing. Former Employment: The VGM Group Waterloo.  Current Employment: Owner of Heirloom Blooms, Grundy Center.


More information on becoming a Historic Preservation Commissioner may be found below:

Historic Preservation Commissioner Application

Any questions, please contact City Hall 319-825-6118.