Proposed $4.15 Million Payout to Sexual Harassment Victims of Former Iowa Finance Authority Director
DES MOINES, Iowa – The State Appeal Board will vote Monday afternoon on whether to approve a proposed payout of $4.15 million to two women who said that the former head of the Iowa Finance Authority sexually harassed them. Documents released by the board show the proposed settlements the state of Iowa would pay to Beth Mahaffey and Ashley Jared. Mahaffey, the former business development director at the IFA is slated to receive $2.35 million. Jared, who still works at the IFA as its communications director, looks to receive $1.8 million.