HEARTLAND Local Federal Coordinating Committee (LFCC)

The LFCC is comprised of local Federal officials from our region. These individuals serve as our campaign’s governing body, providing year-round leadership and governance support to our local campaign.

LFCC Chair

Richard Backlund

LFCC Vice Chair

Michelle Brand

FEB Executive Director

Larry Hisle


  • Dave Thomas
  • Mark Inglett
  • Jewell Colbert

HEARTLAND Outreach Coordinator (OC)

The OC is contracted by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to conduct marketing, outreach, educations, training, and event coordination for the local campaign.

The HEARTLAND OC for 2018 is Maguire/ Maguire Inc.

Katie Barker
Local Campaign Manager

Mike May
National Executive Director

Jennifer Howard
National Director of Operations