55th Biennial State Convention April 27-30, 2023
First Call to Convention…

PLACE: Quality Inn and Suites, 2601 E 13th St, Ames IA 50010
THEME: “Be who God meant you to be, and you will set the world on Fire!”

State Regent, Rita Carlson has officially announced the 55th Biennial Iowa Catholic Daughters Convention. All local court regents, district deputies, state committee chairpersons and national officers have been mailed the announcement. The current information is available here. Check back frequently for updates!


54th Biennial State Convention a Success!
Welcome Our New Officers

L to R: Fr. Ed Girres, State Chaplain; Irene Gramza, National Director; Suzanne Torrey, First Vice State Regent; Rita Carlson, State Regent; Bishop Zinkula, Davenport Diocese;  Sandra Burgart (proxy for Deb Steger), Julie Marlow, State Secretary; Brenda Vore, Second Vice State Regent; Fr. Timothy Schott, Past State Chaplain


L to R: Fr Ed Girres, Brenda Vore, Suzanne Torrey, Rita Carlson and Deb Steger


The convention is now a memory, but a wonderful time was had by all! The pictures are arriving…hope you enjoy the scenes from the convention! And don’t forget to check out our new Facebook page!
The final report of the convention has been prepared and submitted to the national office. You can read it HERE.

Scenes from the Convention

Installation Mass

Memorial Mass

The Robe Ceremony

Because of the Covid-19 restrictions, much of the information that are usually given in person by the chairpersons were published in the program book this year. The book also included the agenda, messages from our National Regent and National Director, financial report, and Circle of Love reports. Please take a few minutes to read:

And the winner is: Pat Taylor – Congratulations!