Our Board Members2018-10-25T14:19:23+00:00

Our 2019 Board of Directors

Mark Vos
Mark Vos

Mark Vos, President

Serving his first term as an NWIA director, Mark Vos has been a REALTOR® since January of 2005,and currently serves as the President of the Northwest Iowa Regional Board of REALTORS.  Mark has served on the Finance Committee and currently sits on the Sioux City MLS committee. Mark has owned and operated several small businesses and assists on the family farm.  He is looking forward to encouraging more camaraderie between agencies and encouraging more member participation in NWIA activities.

When he’s not in the office, Mark enjoys bicycling, riding Harley Davidson motorcycles, and taking vacations to places with lots of warm sunshine.  Mark is the proud father of three beautiful daughters and is an agent with United Real Estate Solutions in Sioux City.

Jennifer Jansen
Jennifer Jansen

Jennifer Jansen, President-Elect

Elected to the board in 2017, Jennifer Jansen is the Broker/Owner of Epic Realty in Sioux Center and has been licensed since 2005.  Jennifer is the President-Elect for the board and will step into that role in the fall of 2019.

Commited to pursing ongoing education, she  holds several professional designations.  In 2016, Jennifer received her Graduate, REALTOR® Institute (GRI) Designation, as well as the ABR designation as an Accredited Buyer Representative. She also holds her Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Designation from the Council of Residential Specialists.

Jennifer serves as a board member for both the Sioux Center Chamber of Commerce and the Sioux Center Health System.  Active in her community, Jennifer was awarded the Sioux Center Chamber of Commerce “Go-Getter” Award in 2014 and is a graduate of Leadership Sioux Center.  She enjoys volunteering at local ministries and being involved in the community as a 4-H leader and FFA alumni officer. She believes in her community wholeheartedly and is motivated and passionate about providing professional representation in the real estate industry.

Married with two children, Jennifer and her family enjoy attending and participating in livestock shows.  She cherishes time spent with family and friends and enjoys attending her kids’ sporting events, music, being outdoors and has a passion for water-skiing.

Kevin Archer
Kevin Archer

Kevin Archer, Director

Currently in his 17th year in real estate and now beginning a third term with the Board, Kevin Archer is the broker at Keller Williams Siouxland. Kevin holds CNE certification and focuses on residential real estate.  Recognized as REALTOR® of the Year in 2013, he has served on the MLS committee including two terms as chairman.  Active in the community, Kevin serves on the elder board at Sunnybrook Community Church and on the Alumni Board at Western Iowa Tech Community College.  Kevin is excited about the upcoming year and looks forward to helping lead the board.

Kevin is married to his lovely wife Charity and has two daughters and three stepsons.  He enjoys restoring classic autos and collecting and restoring gas and oil memorabilia.

Chris Delfs
Chris Delfs

Chris Delfs, Director

Serving his second term as a director of NWIA, Chris Delfs brings nine years industry experience to the board. As an agent with Keller Williams Siouxland, Chris enjoys the many opportunities his role as a director provides to stay abreast of current legal issues and actively engage local and state legislators on property ownership topics.

Chris is a certified e-Pro and very active in the REALTOR® association. He is a member of the Iowa Association of REALTORS® YPN and 20 by 2025 committees, and has served on the board’s finance and MLS committees. He also regularly attends the IAR Legislative Bus-In Day each February.  Outside of the REALTOR® association, Chris volunteers for the Siouxland Sleepout, and other local nonprofit organizations.

He is the proud father of two sons and one daughter. Outside the office, Chris enjoys skydiving, hunting, reading, motorcycling, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Kyle Kelly
Kyle Kelly

Kyle Kelly, Director

Serving his second term as a director, Kyle Kelly brings a wealth of real estate knowledge to the NWIA board. As the Co-Owner of CENTURY 21 ProLink, in Sioux City, LeMars and Spencer, Kyle has served the board for a number of years.

In previous years, he has served on the National Association of REALTORS® Broker Idea Exchange Committee. Kyle is a recipient of both the REALTOR® of the Year and Service Award honors from the Greater Sioux City Board of REALTORS®.

Outside the REALTOR® association, Kyle volunteers his time for a number of outstanding area organizations.  He is active in the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce, where he has served as a member of the board of directors and executive committee.  He serves on the board of directors for The Siouxland Initiative, and is also a member of the board of directors of Unity Point Health-St. Luke’s Foundation.

Kyle is married to his lovely wife Jaclyn and is a proud father to three beautiful children.

Vicki Kollbaum
Vicki Kollbaum

Vicki Kollbaum, Director

Serving her second term as an NWIA director, Vicki Kollbaum brings over 25 years real estate industry experience to the board. Holding a Ph.D. in real estate, Vicki is also CRS, GRI, CDPE and SRES certified. This year, Vicki wants to encourage more involvement at a local level with participation in local board events, area events, education and local service projects.  She firmly believes that giving back to our communities is a key endeavor for our board.

Vicki is an agent with NextHome TriState Realty in Sioux City, and has long been involved in the REALTOR® association. She currently serves on the board’s finance and vision planning committee. Before relocating to Iowa in 2008, she served a three year term as a director with the California Association of REALTORS® and was president of the Lodi (CA) Association of REALTORS® in 2003.

Outside the professional association, Vicki is active with the Downtown Sioux City Kiwanis Club, where she is past president. A member of the local Elks Club, Vicki and her husband Kevin have three children, four grandchildren and a black lab named Storm.  She resides in the Hornick area.

Joe Krage
Joe Krage

Joe Krage, Director

Joe Krage is a 16 year veteran of the real estate industry. Specializing in residential properties, Joe holds CRS, CBR, and CNE designations.  Joe is often involved in the community, having served in past roles on the City of Sioux City Planning and Zoning Commission, the City of Sioux City Board of Adjustment, the Cone Park Development Committee and the Mercy Hospital Foundation Board.  He is currently on the board of directors of Saturday in the Park and is a member of the Noon Sertoma Club.

Joe has served twice as president of the local Board of REALTORS®, in 2007 and 2015.  He is with United Real Estate Solutions in Sioux City, is married to his lovely wife Marcia, and has four girls and one grandson.

Margie Robinson
Margie Robinson

Margie Robinson, Director

Serving her first term as an NWIA director, Margie Robinson brings years of real estate industry experience to the board. A REALTOR® since 1977, Margie has served as IAR Regional Vice President, and in a variety of roles in her local board, including treasurer and multiple terms as board President. Her extensive committee service includes membership, bylaws review, program, education, professional standards and MLS.

Active in her community, Margie is an Ambassador for the Storm Lake United Chamber of Commerce, a member of Kiwanis, and frequently delivers Meals on Wheels. In addition to receiving numerous production awards from her corporation, she has received  “Woman of the Year” and the “Sam Walton Business Leader” awards from her local Chamber organization.

Margie is looking forward to encouraging more interaction between members of our newly enlarged Northwest Iowa Regional Board family.  She is the Broker/owner of Century 21 The Professional Group in Storm Lake.

Margie and her husband Leroy live in rural Storm Lake, where the couple enjoys hobby farming with their three donkeys, two cats, guinea pig and dog named Millie. The couple are proud parents to two sons, blessed with six amazing grandchildren, and recently welcomed their first great-grandchild.

Brad Sanderson
Brad Sanderson

Brad Sanderson, Director

Serving his second term as an NWIA director, Brad Sanderson has been a REALTOR® member since 2001 and holds the CRS, RENE, ABR, SRS, and RSPS certifications and designations. He has served as past president of the Iowa Great Lakes Board of REALTORS®, and is serving a second term as a Director for the REALTOR® Foundation of Iowa. Brad hopes to assist in making NWIA a stronger board, and to continue to be a voice for some of the more outlying areas of the NWIA board.

Brad is the Broker/owner of EXIT Realty Midwest in Spirit Lake, Spencer, LeMars, and Cherokee. Outside of the office he enjoys all things outdoors, including golf, hunting, and fishing. He is married to his lovely wife Sheree, who is also a REALTOR® member. His family includes two wonderful children, a beautiful granddaughter, and two dogs.

Katie Slater
Katie Slater

Katie Slater, Past-President

Serving now as the organization’s Past-President, Katie Slater has been around the real estate industry for nearly two decades. As co-owner of multiple business ventures with her husband Neil, Katie’s initial exposure to real estate prompted her to become a licensed agent in 2008 and a broker-associate in 2011.  She is the Broker/owner at NextHome at the Lakes, located in Spirit Lake, Iowa and NextHome TriState Realty based in Sioux City, Iowa.

Katie holds SFR designation and specializes in lakeshore properties and second homes in the Iowa Great Lakes. She has twice served as president of the Iowa Great Lakes Board of REALTORS® and was that association’s REALTOR® of the Year award winner in 2014. On the state level, Katie serves as the IAR Region 1 Regional Vice President, sits on the state RVP/Bylaws, YPN, Legislative and Personnel committees; she has also been an IAR delegate each of the last three years. Katie served on the National Association of REALTORS® Resort and Second Home Real Estate Committee in 2016 and on the Idea Exchange Council for Brokers for the National Association of REALTORS® in 2018.

A resident of the Iowa Great Lakes region for the past 20 years, Katie grew up just east of Sioux City in Correctionville. She is a devoted fan of the Iowa State Cyclones and enjoys spending time with her nieces and nephews.

In her role as Past-President, Katie is a non-voting member of the board for 2019.

Michelle White
Michelle White

Michelle White, Director

Michelle White is a new face to the NWIA board, having just been elected in the fall of 2018.  She has been a sales agent with Coldwell Banker Associated Brokers Realty, Inc. in Sioux City since 2012 and a Broker Associate since 2016. Her corporation has acknowledged Michelle twice as REALTOR® of the year in her local office. She is a member of her corporation’s International Diamond Society, given to the organization’s top 11% of all sales associates worldwide.

She has been an active NWIA participant for three years on the board’s finance and vision committees and participates in the IAR Legislative Bus-In Day. Michelle is thrilled to be appointed to the board, and one of her primary objectives is to increase member participation in NWIA and IAR events and opportunities for education.

Michelle is a lifelong Sioux City resident, and a graduate of Bishop Heelan Catholic High School. She is married with three sons and a daughter, and an active member of Holy Cross Catholic Church. When not working, Michelle enjoys volunteering, traveling, live music, and spending time with her friends and family.