Iowa Women Lead Change has announced the executive committee for the newly launched Siouxland Women Connect board of directors, the Sioux City Journal reported. Committee members include: Chair - Linda Krei, certified executive career coach at XL EDGE; vice chair - Pat Krage, vice president of human resources at Security National Bank; secretary - Connie Schmidt, senior vice president at Northwest Bank; and treasurer - Ashlee French, community relations manager at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Siouxland Women Connect is a membership organization composed of senior leadership of up to 20 Siouxland companies. It provides sharing of best practices and development opportunities for member companies on a quarterly basis.