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DHR Welcomes Iowa's First Female Governor 

Governor Kim ReynoldsKim Reynolds was sworn in as Iowa's first female governor on May 24, 2017.  Governor Reynolds replaced former Governor Terry Branstad who resigned to become the U.S. ambassador to China.  Governor Reynolds had previously been a state senator and a county treasurer, and is now Iowa's 43rd governor.  Adam Gregg was appointed as Lt. Governor; he previously served as the state's Public Defender and  policy advisor in the Governor's Office.  The Administration's goals are:  creating a competitive business environment, developing the most innovative energy policy, educating our children for the knowledge economy, and training Iowans for the jobs of tomorrow.