Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for Kids First determines the mission, strategic direction, and future programming of the organization. We thank our board members for helping Kids First be an outstanding organization providing legal representation and services for children and separated families.

Jace Bisgard, JD - Secretary

Attorney: Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, PLC

Lynn W. Hartman, JD

Attorney: Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman

Joe Kirby

Community Volunteer

Bill McCartan - Past President

Attorney: Bradley & Riley PC

Ann Hammond, JD - President

Community Volunteer

Kris Nielsen

Registered Nurse: St. Luke’s

Valerie Ortberg - Vice President

Community Volunteer

Mindy Sorg - Past President

Senior Interior Designer: OPN Architects, Inc.

Carley Umstead, CPA - Treasurer

Senior Manager: RSM US

Kids First Law Center

420 6th St. SE, Ste. 160

Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

(319) 365-5437

2704 Fleur Dr.

Des Moines, IA 50321

(515) 414-9562


Oct 30, 2017, 4:12 PM
Kids First is pleased to announce the launch of a new program, Youth Peace Project (YPP).