Rural Development Partners Welcomes Linda Upmeyer to Governing Board

(Forest City, IA) July 17, 2020: Rural Development Partners (RDP) is pleased to announce that Linda Upmeyer has joined the RDP Governing Board. Linda is completing her ninth, and final, term in the Iowa Legislature where she most recently served as Speaker of the House from 2016-2020. Prior to becoming Speaker, Linda led the caucus as House Majority Leader from …

Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits: NMTC CDEs, Investors, Developers Role in the Economic Recovery After the Pandemic

Rural Development Partner’s CEO, Jonathan Klaassen, was recently interviewed by Novogradac for the June 2020 Journal of Tax Credits on the subject of NMTC CDEs integral role in stabilizing and rebuilding the American economy during and after the COVID-19 global pandemic. “From a rural perspective, I’ve been inspired by the response of food banks,” said Klaassen. “The pandemic is highlighting …