Office Contact Information


Iowa Citizen Action Network
1620 Pleasant St Ste 225
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
Phone: (319) 354-8116
Iowa Citizen Action Network
941 25th Ave, PBM 335
Coralville, IA 52241
Phone: (319) 354-8116

Staff Email Addresses

Sue Dinsdale, Executive Director
Jessye Flannery, Organizer
Jim McClanahan, Development and Membership Director
Gayle Warner, Bookkeeper and Business Manager

ICAN Staff

Sue Dinsdale, Executive Director, is responsible for the overall direction of the organization including financial management, staff supervision, affiliate relations and strategic planning. You can reach her at and she works in our Des Moines office at 319.354.8116.

Jessye Flannery, Organizer, works on the issue campaigns, focused primarily on the Main Street Alliance of Iowa project. She works in the Des Moines Office and can be reached at or 319.354.8116.

Jim McClanahan, Development and Membership Director, is in charge of membership fundraising, membership donor relations, and annual fundraising coordination and projects. He is also in charge of Membership Administration. He works out of the Iowa City area and can be reached at or or 319.325.2263.

Gayle Warner, Bookkeeper and Business Manager, handles ICAN’s accounting needs as well as general office administration and other operations duties. She works out of the Iowa City area and can be reached at or 319.354.8116.