Kelly Ortberg, president and CEO of Rockwell Collins Inc. in Cedar Rapids, has accepted an invitation to join the Iowa Business Council. Membership in the council consists of the top executives of the the state's largest employers, the three Regent universities and the Iowa Bankers Association. Ortberg, who was elected CEO of Rockwell Collins in July, has served in several executive roles with the aerospace company. He joined the company in 1987 after earning a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Iowa.