The Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs is seeking two members to serve on their  State Historical Society of Iowa Board of Trustees.

The twelve person board, is seeking person’s interested in the preservation of Iowa’s history. Nominations must be received in the State Historical Society of Iowa office or postmarked by March 1, 2014. The terms begin July 1, 2014. Nominees must be members of the State Historical Society of Iowa, willing to attend four meetings per year, and serve on various committees. Nominations should be accompanied by a brief biography of the nominee – 250 words maximum. To submit a nomination or receive more information, contact Jessica Rundlett at  515-281-7471; or Jessica.Rundlett@iowa.gov

Iowans and others interested in becoming a member of the State Historical Society of Iowa may visit www.iowahistory.org to download a membership form and send it to State Historical Society of Iowa, Attn: Joan Kiernan, Memberships, 600 E. Locust Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50319. For more information about membership, contact Joan Kiernan at joan.kiernan@iowa.gov or 515-281-8741.

The Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs is responsible for developing the state’s interest in the areas of the arts, history and other cultural matters.