Gov. Terry Branstad today announced 26 appointments in six regions to fill Iowa's regional science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) advisory boards. In the South Central region that includes Des Moines, Branstad appointed John Chai, a teacher at North high School, Kimberly Wayne, founder of Jewels Academy, Jerry Deegan, president of Dowling Catholic High School, and Katherine Harrington, senior account executive for the Business Record. Appointments began on July 1. To see the full list, click here.