Eastern Iowa IFMA Chapter Meetings

    Monthly meetings begin in September and conclude in June at the Annual IFMA Golf Outing.  The schedule is set during the summer board retreat and fulfill at least one the following four categories: Tour, Round Table Discussion, Education, Networking. 

    The goal is to provide a variety of valuable experiences for our members and guests. Ideas and suggestions for future meetings are always welcome.  Email [email protected]

    Meeting/Event Information

    Kirkwood Community College - Student Center Renovation Tour

    May 20, 2021
    3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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    Kirkwood Community College - Iowa Hall Student Center (Building 11E on website map)
    6301 Kirkwood Blvd. SW
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

    Eastern Iowa IFMA Chapter May Facilities Tour

    Date: May 20th, 2021

    Time: 3:30-5:00pm

    Location:  Kirkwood Community College-  Iowa Hall Student Center

                        6301 Kirkwood Blvd. SW.  Cedar Rapids, IA. 52404

    See Map  Destination is building 11E   (park in the middle or lowest level of parking of the 3-  tier parking lot and wait by construction fence entrance)

    Tour Requirements:  Hard Hats, Yellow Safety Vest, Safety Glasses and Face Covering

    The tour includes a walk-through of the 75,000 SF of renovated space of Iowa Hall and Mansfield Center and 38,000 SF additions on the north and south sides of the buildings. The finished project will become Kirkwood’s main Student Center including new administrative offices, student collaboration spaces and lounge spaces, kitchen and dining facilities, retail space, meeting rooms and an art gallery. The scope also includes a geo-thermal system, all new LED lighting, new fire alarm and sprinkler system, new IT/AV and security systems. Construction began in March of 2020 and will be complete in May of 2022.

    The 32-Million-dollar project scope also includes work to the Library façade and a renovation to the central greenspace, connecting all the areas outside of the Student Center to create connections and accessibility.  

    Tour Guides-  Monica Davis, Senior Director, Construction & Facilities Planning, Kirkwood Community College

                               Jon Buse, VP. Student Services, Kirkwood Community College

                               Tyler Cooksley, Project Superintendent, Larson Construction.

                               Landon Burg, OPN Architects


    $25.00 Member

    $35.00 Non-Member