Cedar Valley Shareholder Chris Gehling recently was appointed to the Cedar Falls Schools Foundation Board of Directors. Gehling has children that are alumni and children that are currently students in the Cedar Falls School District.
The Cedar Falls Schools Foundation’s mission is to enhance excellence in education and support the Cedar Falls Community School District by generating resources and advocating quality public education. The foundation provides classroom excellence grants, the annual senior breakfast, connect>CF, senior scholarships, Center for Advanced Professional Studies (CAPS), among other programs.
“The Cedar Falls Community School District does an amazing job of providing the young people in our community with the education they need to be productive, caring and responsible citizens,” said Cedar Valley Market Leader Crystal Ford, “I applaud Chris and others on the foundation board who do so much to help provide resources to help our young people grow and thrive.”
Gehling earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Iowa. In addition to the Cedar Falls Schools Foundation, he is actively involved in the Cedar Falls Lions Club and the Beaver Hills Country Club. At BerganKDV, Gehling specializes in tax and consulting services for small businesses.