1st Vice President
10480 Juan Calle
Clive, IA 50325
Gloria Mazza became involved in politics when first volunteering for Mitt Romney’s campaign logging 800 volunteers hours. Discovering the desire to stay involved in politics she became the volunteer coordinator for the Republican Party of Polk County and volunteered at the county office.
This led her to her first campaign, working as Office Manager for Mark Jacob’s campaign for U. S Senate.
Currently, Gloria serves as the Executive Director for the Republican Party of Polk County, Iowa’s largest county.
She served as President of the Polk County Republican Women from 2014-2015 leading the club in being recognized by the National Federation of Republican Women with the Highest Percentage of Membership Growth in the country. The club hosted their first full day women’s conference with special guest, Presidential candidate Carly Fiorina.
Gloria’s professional career spanned 23 years with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources as Outdoor Skills Coordinator for the State of Iowa and enjoyed pheasant hunts with Governor Branstad and a deer hunt with rock and roller Ted Nugent.
She now resides in Clive after a ten year absence from Iowa, moving to New Jersey in 2001 with her husband Tom. She has one adult daughter and two grandchildren.
Peggy Dandy is a Supervisor at John Deere in Urbandale, Iowa. She received her Masters in Business with an emphasis in Global Business from Upper Iowa University in 2012.
After engaging in politics in Arizona and Iowa, Peggy decided to become more involved and joined the Republican Women of Black Hawk County. With career moves, she ended up in Wisconsin for a short time, then back to Iowa continuing involvement with the Republican Women organization and campaigns. Peggy is most comfortable campaigning with candidates door-to-door.
Peggy currently resides in Des Moines, Iowa and is a member of Polk County Republican Women. She serves as a Human Rights Commissioner with the City of Des Moines Human Rights Commission.