Endorsing Chris Cournoyer for the Iowa Senate, District 49 seat is an easy choice. Chris is clearly the most well rounded candidate to serve in Des Moines. Her qualifications and accomplishments are many and are impressive. 

• Current President of the Pleasant Valley school board. 

• Appointed by Governor Branstad to the south east Iowa S.T.E.M advisory board to promote science, technology, engineering and math. 

• President, quad city engineering and science counsel. 

• Leclaire Chamber of Commerce board member. 

Chris is committed to investing in our schools to assure the best educational outcomes. She has also committed to growing jobs within our current employment base while encouraging new business growth. Chris will bring energy and compassion to Des Moines. Clearly results driven, she will tackle our most pressing issues with the best interest of Iowans in mind. 

I am proud to support Chris and am confident in her problem solving abilities. Please consider Chris Cournoyer for the state Senate on Tuesday, November 6. 

Tom Licea