Pam Pepper

City Council
Title: Mayor
Phone: 515-962-5300 office

Pam Pepper was appointed Mayor of Indianola on October 29, 2020. She and her family have lived in Indianola since 1997 when she worked for Simpson College.

Pam grew up in South Holland, IL and received her Bachelor of Arts degree from North Central College in Naperville, IL in 1991 and her Master of Public Administration degree from Drake University in Des Moines, IA in 2009. She has spent her entire career in the fundraising profession. Currently, she is Assistant Vice President for University Advancement at Drake University in Des Moines, IA. 

Pam served as the one of the At Large Members of the Indianola City Council from January 2011 -December 2017. Prior to her tenure on Council, Pam served on the Planning & Zoning Commission from December 1998 – December 2010. 

Pam and her husband Tim have two sons, Doug and Mark. Doug is a junior at Central College in Pella, IA and Mark is a senior at Indianola High School.

“I am grateful for the opportunity to serve our community as mayor. I am committed to making each and every citizen proud to be a part of this amazing community and am excited for the positive progress currently underway,”

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