Member-Driven Business Association
The Iowa Sustainable Business Forum (ISBF) listens to our membership and delivers programming relevant to current Iowa business needs that is led by experienced professionals.

Mission
We connect Iowa businesses to continuously improve practices that positively impact people, planet, and profits.

Vision
We envision Iowa businesses as innovators and role models for the sustainable and profitable stewardship of natural and human resources.

Where do you look for solutions to your business sustainability concerns?

If you become a member of the Iowa Sustainable Business Forum (ISBF), you can look to your peers.

ISBF formed after a feasibility study was conducted with Iowa sustainability professionals to ask what they needed. Research showed that Iowa businesses have the practical knowledge to help each other find solutions to improve their sustainability efforts.

About the Association
ISBF is the only organization with exclusively Iowa companies sharing state-specific information about sustainability. ISBF is here to connect our members and give them a forum in which to collaborate and share best practices.

In addition, our programming is based on the specific needs of our members. We learn from each other through:

  • Networking
    Members connect and collaborate with leaders at Iowa businesses that are successfully managing sustainability.
  • Education
    Businesses learn from each other through topic specific roundtables, webinars, and site visits that are driven by feedback from our members.
  • Training
    ISBF can bring in the top sustainability experts that you request for local training.
  • Discounts
    ISBF members have access to a growing list of discounts on sustainability services from trusted vendors that we partner with to provide education and training listed above.
ISBF Board Members
Michele Boney
WEST LIBERTY FOODS
Director - Environmental Health & Safety
President
Eric Biederman
CASEY'S GENERAL STORES
Energy & Sustainability Manager
Vice President
Michele Fritz
Principal
Real Estate Asset Manager
TREASURER
Paul Gormley
IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY - CIRAS
Green Manufacturing Specialist
INTERIM SECRETARY
Seth Petchers
FRONTIER CO-OP
Sustainable Supply Chain Manager
MEMBER
Dave Collins
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA - JPEC
Director
Member