Preservation Iowa Hires Executive Director

Posted on April 20th, 2011 1:03 pm

After nearly five years as a volunteer board lead organization, Preservation Iowa is pleased to announce Vincent Lintz of Windsor Heights, Iowa, as the new executive director. Vince comes to Preservation Iowa with over 30 years of experience working with communities promoting affordable housing, community betterment and economic development on local, state and national levels. Vince was selected through a nationwide, 8 week hiring process. His experience in fostering partnerships, nonprofit development and banking and lending were seen as positive assets to assist the organization in its next phase of growth and development.

Vince’s primary responsibilities will include implementing the programs and policies of Preservation Iowa with specific emphasis on the promotion and development of the Main Street Development Loan Program, an innovative new program of Preservation Iowa through partnerships with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Iowa Microloan and Main Street Iowa.

During these exciting times, Preservation Iowa will be in transition with communications, office locations and contact information. In this transitional period, Vince can be reached via email at Please join us in welcoming Vince to the Preservation Iowa family.
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Curt Heidt commented on April 22nd, 2011 at 3:04 pm:
This is great news. Vince will do a great job.

David Hibbs commented on April 22nd, 2011 at 3:42 pm:
I commend Preservation Iowa on your selection of Vince Lintz as executive director. He is an excellent fit for this position.

Madge Cremer commented on April 27th, 2011 at 8:43 am:
Vince is a valuable selection and a marvelous leader – great selection!

Beth Conley commented on May 2nd, 2011 at 9:38 am:
This is absolutely the best choice for a leader for Preservation Iowa. I am excited to see the great things to come!

James McGough, BCS Iowa commented on May 10th, 2011 at 10:58 pm:
Mr. Lintz will take this program to new heights, and be an extraordinary advocate for its preservation policy and commitment.

Alecia Kates commented on May 16th, 2011 at 9:50 am: