Janelle Ehlers has been the Thundercloud District Executive since 2011. Janelle serves the counties of Clay, Dickensen, Buena Vista, Cherokee, Osceola, O'Brien, Emmet and Palo Alto in Northwest Iowa. As the District Executive, Janelle provides leadership to all aspects of scouting, coordinates volunteer organization, recruits new youth and adults, and supports the fundraising efforts of her district.
Prior to joining the council in 2011, Janelle held a variety of scout volunteer positions over a 10 year period. Janelle has been a multiple different Den Leaders, Committee Chairs, Committee Members, and has been an Assistant Scoutmaster.
Janelle graduated from Iowa Lakes Community College in 1998 with an Associate's Degree in Hospitality Management.