Executive Board Members

IowACE Executive Board Members

PRESIDENT, JESSE J. TORRES – Development Zoning Inspector – City of Des Moines, Iowa.  Jesse was hired in March 2017 as a Development Zoning Inspector for the City of Des Moines.  Jesse is a registered Code Enforcement Officer licensed by the State of Texas (Department of Licensing and Regulation).  Jesse has worked as an Investigator for the State of Texas (Department of Family & Protective Services) and has worked in several capacities within the City of Abilene, Texas to include Code Enforcement Officer, Environmental Health Inspector and Environmental Stormwater Specialist.  Jesse holds numerous certifications from Texas A&M University Engineering Extension Service, Environmental Protection Agency, and National Swimming Pool Foundation.  Jesse holds a Bachelor of Behavioral Science from Hardin-Simmons University.

1ST VICE PRESIDENT, JOSH RALEIGH –

2ND VICE PRESIDENT, SCOTT CLYCE – Building and Zoning Administrator – City of Grimes. He has been with the City of Grimes for the past 10 years initially as a Building Inspector and for the last 3 years has been promoted to the Building and Zoning Administrator. He worked for the City of Des Moines for 10 years from 1990-2000. He was hired as a Fire Fighter and was promoted to Fire Inspector. Military Experience – 16 years with the Army National Guard. Army Veteran – he was called to support Operation Desert Storm in 1990-1991. His last rank was Staff Sergeant (E-6) Platoon Sergeant. He believes in Public Service and have a strong and primary goal of protecting the public and keeping them safe which has been demonstrated thru the careers and training he has achieved.

3RD VICE PRESIDENT, ADAM COYLE – Community Compliance Specialist – City of West Des Moines.  Adam has been with West Des Moines since 2016 and is responsible for resolving nuisance and zoning issues on public and private property.  He is certified by ICC/AACE as a Property Maintenance & Housing Inspector as well as a Zoning Inspector and has earned the AACE designation of Certified Code Enforcement Officer (CCEO).  Adam serves as the Membership Chair for IowACE and is the current Ambassador of the American Association of Code Enforcement (AACE) for Iowa.  He has served in both the U.S. Marine Corps and the Nebraska National Guard.  Outside of work, Adam serves as an elected official in his community of Van Meter as well as works as a wrestling official and coaches youth football and soccer.

TREASURER, ERIC BOIKECommunity Compliance Specialist – City of West Des Moines Iowa. Eric has been with the City of West Des Moines since 2016 and is responsible for resolving nuisance and zoning issues on public and private property. He is certified by ICC/AACE as a Property Maintenance & Housing Inspector. Prior to working for the City of West Des Moines Iowa Eric held the position of Code Enforcement Officer for the City of Waterloo Iowa. He held this position for 2.5 years enforcing the codes and ordinances for the city. Eric also served as an Infantryman in the US Army and was deployed to Iraq for Desert Storm/Shield. While in the Army Eric was stationed in Georgia, Texas, California, and Mississippi. Eric also served in the Iowa National Guard and attended OCS. Eric worked for Met Life on the top producers team in the annuities department. While with Met Life Eric held a Series 6 certification. Eric Graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor and Master’s degree in Criminal Justice. He has also worked for Kohl’s, H.E.B, Target, and Mills Fleet Farm in Management for Loss Prevention or Assets Protection in both Iowa and Texas. Outside of work he keeps busy following his son’s sports at Ankeny Centennial High School as his son prepares to graduate in 2019 and attend the University of Iowa. He likes to travel and was able to visit all 50 states plus Canada and Mexico with his son. His personal time is spent playing a round of golf here or there and maintaining his properties doing lawn care and tree work.

SECRETARY, JUSTIN DENNING –

SERGEANT AT ARMS, HOLLIE BURGUS – Hollie is a Development Zoning Inspector for the City of Des Moines since August of 2017. She has a Planning degree from Iowa State University and worked for Maricopa County Planning and Development in Phoenix, AZ for 2 1/2 years.