FAMILY, Inc. ( welcomes Leslie Wrinkle as their new Human Resources Director. Leslie was raised in and around Council Bluffs and is happy and excited to be joining the FAMILY, Inc. team. She’s a graduate of Abraham Lincoln High School and received a BA from the University of Iowa in Communications and a Masters in Management from Bellevue University.

Besides traveling whenever possible, she is also a member of the Kanesville Symphony Orchestra, helps the Beagle and Bassett Hound rescue of the Heartland and is a HUGE Hawkeye football fan. She has one son and three dogs.

Leslie states, “I’m excited to be part of FAMILY, Inc. and to help kids and families through finding the best staff for the job.”

“Leslie brings a wealth of HR experience to FAMILY, Inc.’s Admin Leadership Team and understands the needs of nonprofit organizations,” stated Kimberly Kolakowski, Executive Director. “I am thrilled to have her enthusiastic leadership and understanding of the southwest Iowa community onboard to help us take the very best care of our team!”

FAMILY, Inc. is an early childhood and public health organization that provides education, support and connection to resources for women, children and families in western Iowa. To learn more about how to support FAMILY’s mission, visit