Katie James

Public Relations Manager

Office: 515-334-1058 | Cell: 712-363-1598

As Public Relations Manager, Katie is responsible for coordinating outreach to print, digital, online and broadcast reporters to advance Iowa Soybean Association’s reach and reputation as a reliable and credible voice for soybean production and issues critical to Iowa agriculture. She authors and distributes news releases, statements, media alerts and messaging for reporters, staff and farmers.

Media Resources

Katie facilitates requests from local, state, national and international media in timely and professional manner and acts as liaison between staff, farmers and reporters. Call or email Katie to set up an interview with an Iowa soybean farmer or ISA staff member or for permission to republish articles or to request high-res photos.

Click to view press releases and media kits.

Communications Squad

Katie organizes and develops the Communications Squad to create spokespersons on key issues in agriculture to assist in the fulfillment of media requests. Are you an Iowa soybean farmer interested in participating? Call or email Katie today!



About Katie

Katie is DRIVEN TO DELIVER opportunities for farmers to share their stories and advocate for the soybean industry. Through maximizing farmers’ presence on local, national and global media platforms, Katie works to prepare individuals with the right information to ensure Iowa soybean farmers are accurately represented.