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Staff & Commissioners



Katie Ginger, Administrator

Email:  kginger@obriencounty.iowa.govcreate new email



8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Appointments are encouraged



Joshua Haack, Maj USAF Ret., Secretary  Primghar, IA – Joshua has joined the Commission July 2018.  He retired from US Air Force service after 24 years from 1993 – 2017, having served during the Global War on Terrorism.

Christopher Mazur  Sanborn, IA – Chris joined the Commission January, 2022.

Duane Wahlstrom, Chair  Sheldon, IA – Duane has served as your Commissioner since 2008.  He was a US Navy submariner from 1948 – 1952 with service during the Korean War.

Are you interested in becoming a Commissioner?  Contact the office for an application and details.