Iowa Utilities Board
Advisory Board Member
Erik M. Helland began his service at the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) on May 1, 2023, for a term that runs through April 30, 2029. Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds also appointed Helland as Chair of the IUB through April 30, 2025. Helland previously worked at the Iowa Public Employment Relations Board and served four years in the Iowa Legislature. He earned a bachelor's degree in biochemistry and a law degree, both from Drake University.