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Madelaine Jerousek-Smith

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I grew up in Chicago and moved to Iowa to attend college, never planning to stay. But I fell in love with Iowa’s endless bike trails, friendly people and my husband, Kent. We share a love of travel, good food and our three boys. I’m a marathon runner and coffee addict, a sucker for good books and staying up too late drinking wine with friends.

You are a superhero. What power would you choose?
Master multi-tasker.
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
To speak another language fluently.