Beth is presently a uniserv director with the Iowa State Education Association (ISEA); prior to her current position, she was the attorney for the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners (BOEE). Her professional career began as a secondary U.S. History and sociology teacher in the Clinton Community School District in eastern Iowa.
Beth’s education includes a J.D. and a M.P.A. from Drake University and a B.A. in history from the University of Iowa. Volunteerism has always been an important facet of Beth’s life; she has served and continues to serve on numerous organizations and boards that include: the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC), the Iowa Organization of Women Attorneys, the American Society of Public Administration, the Iowa State Bar Review School, and the Clinton Education Association.