Bringing It Home

November 1, 2016
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

FFA Enrichment Center
1055 SW Prairie Trail Pkwy, Ankeny, IA

Join us to celebrate the successes of the last five years and learn about how you can engage in efforts to make Iowa the healthiest state in the nation.



Welcome and Opening Remarks - Terry Rich, CEO, Iowa Lottery and Laura Jackson, Healthiest State Initiative Board President and Executive Vice President, Wellmark, Inc. 

Five-year Celebration 

Celebrate the accomplishments of the last five years through a brief recognition of the leaders.

Unveil Healthiest State Tools – Jami Haberl, Executive Director, Iowa Healthiest State Initiative

Learn about the new tools and resources to support community transformation initiatives to support building a culture of health in schools, worksites, organizations, retail food, and healthcare.

Healthy Hometown Founder Awards 

Acknowledging communities who have changed their environments to make the healthy choice the easy choice and for the work they've achieved to be great examples of what all Iowa communities can do through the Healthy Hometown program. 

Keynote Speaker – Todd Whitthorne, President of ACAP Health Consulting

Todd Whitthorne enjoys nothing more than helping organizations improve their health. Todd is President of ACAP Health Consulting in Dallas, Texas. ACAP helps organizations of all sizes measurably improve the health and productivity of their employees. Todd's educational background is in kinesiology and exercise physiology but his true talent is communication. Todd speaks all over the country sharing the message that no one has a bigger impact on how LONG ……and how WELL you live…….than you do. Your Health…is truly…..Your Responsibility!

Call to Action and Closing remarks – Laura Jackson