Trish Wilger
Iowa Advocates Executive Director

Ms. Wilger joined Iowa Advocates as Executive Director in July 2006, after practicing law for 15 years in Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin. Her work in juvenile court prompted a deep interest in children’s issues, including education and school choice. Ms. Wilger graduated from Grinnell College with a B.A. in Economics, and earned a Jurisdoctorate Degree from Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.