West Des Moines, Iowa
Joan has served as treasurer at Iowa State University since 1988. Her responsibilities at ISU include treasury operations, investments, debt management, and compliance. She supervises the ISU Card office, as well as receivable, cashiering, and disbursement functions of the university. Joan is a member of the Association for Financial Professionals Board of Directors, the Treasury Institute of Higher Education Board of Directors, as well as a member of the Big Ten Treasury Managers group. Joan is also a faculty member at the College Business Management Institute at the University of Kentucky. Before coming to Iowa State University in 1988, Piscitello was Vice President at First Interstate Bank of Des Moines. She also served as an investment officer for First Interstate Bank and as a commodity broker with R.G. Dickinson and Co. She received her BS degree with honors from Drake University and her MBA from Iowa State University.
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