Courtney Kay-Decker Director, Iowa Department of Revenue
Courtney M. Kay-Decker became Director of the Iowa Department of Revenue on January 14, 2011.
Ms. Kay-Decker began practicing law in 1997 with O’Connor & Thomas in Dubuque, Iowa. Prior to joining the Department, Ms. Kay-Decker was a partner at Lane & Waterman LLP in Davenport, Iowa. Her practice covered general business, estate planning and administration, and tax issues.
Ms. Kay-Decker received her B.A. in Economics from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. She holds a doctor of jurisprudence with distinction from the University of Iowa College of Law. She served as a member of the Iowa State Board of Tax Review from 2000 to 2007; and, was Chair of the Board from 2003 to 2007.