Bethney Ahrendsen


Executive Vice President of Communications 
Executive Leadership

Bethney Ahrendsen oversees all internal, external, executive, and client communications for Kuder. She also oversees the administration and procurement of new client projects, accounts, and contracts by leading the development of executive-level presentations and proposals for Kuder’s regional, state, and national government contract opportunities.

Bethney joined Kuder in 2003. Prior to her current role, she served in various capacities at Kuder, including as division vice president of marketing and communications and vice president of business development.

Bethney is a board director for the Iowa-Central America Relief Effort and a member of the American Marketing Association. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications and communication studies from the University of Iowa and an MBA from Drake University.

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