Mayor Diana Willits

Elected in 2013

As a 31 year Windsor Heights resident, I have a great appreciation for this city’s strong sense of community and spirit. Our residents, businesses and community leaders have worked hard to establish Windsor Heights as a safe, friendly and financially-strong haven in the heart of it all. Jim and Diana have two daughters, Courtney and Ashley. Diana has served on the Windsor Heights City Council for 16 years, 6 years as Mayor Pro Tem. She currently serves on the following committees: Metro Advisory Legislative Committee, Metro Mayors Committee, Policy and Administration, Metro/WestHelp Board Member, Community Development Committee, Executive Board Metro Waste Authority, Convention and Visitors Board. Diana has also served for 6 years as a Greater Des Moines Partnership Washington DC Delegate.

CIVIC INVOLVEMENT: Chamber of Commerce Member, Chi Omega Parents Group President/Special Events Committee, Western City School Collaboration Committee, Urban Heights Covenant Church Worship and Fellowship Ministry Team Leader

Diana was instrumental in the creation of the Windsor Heights unique Zip Code, the Chamber of Commerce, the Special Events Committee, the Colby Park Redevelopment, the Bike Trail, Rental Standards and the West Help Home Improvement program.