Educator Relationship Misconduct Database

Educator Relationship Misconduct Database

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Educators accused and disciplined by the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners for relationship misconduct since 1981 and posted on the IBEE website. This dataset includes teachers, coaches and administrators licensed by the State of Iowa. Educator ages represent when alleged incidents occurred, not when educators were disciplined by the State. URLs (viewable by scrolling to the right) are provided for IBEE disciplinary documents and related news accounts, which often provided greater detail than the documents posted by the IBEE.

Name Age Position District County Year Allegation Type Notes Sanction Type Ibee More Info
Crouch, Russell L. 38 history teacher Glenwood Community School District (High School) Mills 2014 Not specified "The relationship became physical through kissing and then intercourse" Revocation click here click here
Daugherty, Jeffrey A. 30 mathematics teacher Council Bluffs Community School District (Thomas Jefferson High School) Pottawattamie 2016 Not specified "On multiple occasions, Daugherty allegedly asked the [17-year-old girl] to perform sex acts on him, and she complied" Revocation click here click here
Davenport, Mandy Lynn 30 language arts teacher Ankeny Community School District (Ankeny Centennial High School) Polk 2015 Sexual exploitation of a minor "Respondent engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a student in December 2011. Investigation also revealed Respondent sent text messages containing sexually suggestive references to a student while the student was on spring break. On Sept. 26, 2014, Respondent pled guilty to sexual exploitation of a minor." Revocation click here click here
Davidson, Robert Philip 27 high school social studies teacher / girls' basketball coach Corning Community School District Adams 2003 Sexual involvement or indecent "Davidson began the affair with one of his players in the fall of 2001, when he was 27. He had asked the educational examiners to suspend his license for three years rather than permanently ban him from teaching. Davidson, who admitted having the affair, faces no criminal charges because under Iowa law 16-year-olds are legally able to consent to sex." Revocation click here click here
Davis, Michael 38 middle school physical education Keokuk Community School District Keokuk 2011 Sexual involvement or indecent, Sexual exploitation of a minor, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "it is alleged that Respondent sent numerous inappropriate text messages to a female student including inappropriate topics for a student-teacher relationship. It is alleged that Respondent kissed the female student and touched the student's buttocks." 2-year suspension click here click here
Deardorff, Douglas R. 28 mathematics teacher, physical education teacher / coach West Marshall Community School Distirct Marshall 1991 Sexual involvement or indecent "Deardorff sexually assaulted a student In December 1977, and there were three later assaults, according to a complaint filed with the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners. The former West Marshall student was 15 at the time, the complaint says" Revocation click here click here
Decker, Daniel Webster 51 teacher Mason City Community School District Cerro Gordo 1988 Criminal sexual offenses "pleaded guilty to lascivious acts with a child" Revocation click here click here
De Leon, Erick E. 29 assistant boys soccer coach Sioux City Community School District (West High School) Woodbury 2016 Sexual exploitation of a minor "pattern of sexual related texting and sexual intercourse with the victim.... He was accused of having sex with a 16-year-old North High School student twice between September and December 2014" Revocation click here click here
Demmer, Jacquelyn 30 counselor Archdiocese of Dubuque (Don Bosco Catholic High School) Black Hawk 2016 Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "Respondent engaged in grooming behavior, giving the student a personal check for $150 to buy a prom dress, buying the student two pairs of earrings, and also giving the student a pair of shoes. Respondent did not similarly buy gifts for other students... Respondent purchased Melatonin, an over-the-counter sleep medication, for the student... Respondent believed the student was being abuse but failed to file a child abuse report with the Department of Human Services." 3-year suspension click here click here
Deyo, Paul A. 50 teacher Regina High School (Iowa City) Johnson 2005 Sexual involvement or indecent "Deyo is accused of sexually abusing a boy in 1998 while serving at an area parish. Deyo served at St. Patrick's in Iowa City from 1991 to 1992, St. Peter's in Cosgrove from 1996 to 1997 and at St. Wenceslaus in Iowa City from 1998 to 2000. He also taught at Regina High School in Iowa City from 1991 to 2000." Revocation click here click here
Dolan, Robert Lee 50 business teacher Regina High School (Iowa City) Johnson 2011 Sexual involvement or indecent, Sexual or otherwise indecent act with a student or any minor "Respondent took a 12-pack of beer to a 17-year-old male's house and offered it for consumption. The minor drank approximately four beers and passed out. When the minor woke up, Respondent was fondling his genitals." Revocation click here click here
Drahozal, Walter 53 6th grade teacher Norway Community School District & Benton Community School District Benton 2010 Sexual or otherwise indecent act with a student or any minor, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "Respondent was communicating with students via instant messaging and email, expressing feelings for the students, commenting inappropriately on the students' physical appearances, and having sexual conversations with the students." | " 'Well HEY to you all,' he wrote, giving special attention to one 13-year-old girl: 'Dangit, but you're hott!' As the summer unfolded, he became bolder in his notes to that 'hott' student. He asked detailed questions about her sexual experience, asked for photos, asked to visit her, double-checked to make sure she didn't share her instant-messaging account with her mother." Revocation click here click here
Duello, Daniel D. 33 high school physical education teacher / varsity football coach Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District (Washington High School, Vinton) Benton 2006 Sexual involvement or indecent, Sexual exploitation of a minor, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "Police are investigating allegations of sexual exploitation by Dan Duello, 33, a coach and teacher who recently resigned from the Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District. Complaints against Duello, a high school physical education teacher and varsity football coach, 'came to the Police Department through other students in the school system' - not from the alleged victim or victims, Police Lt. Bruce Smith said." Revocation click here click here
Dulberg, Jason 42 high school girls' soccer coach Missouri Valley Community School District Harrison 2013 Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "Respondent commenced a relationship with a student that exceeded the boundaries of an appropriate coach/student athlete relationship. Respondent and the student athlete communicated via text and cell phone. Respondent took the student athlete on an overnight trip out of state." Revocation click here click here
Dunkirk, Lindsay K. 26 girls tennis coach Xavier High School (Cedar Rapids) Linn 2014 Sexual involvement or indecent, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "Respondent commenced a relationship with a student that exceeded the boundaries of a teacher/student relationship. The student reported that the relationship began as a friendship and became intimate. Respondent called and texted the student on multiple occasions, and invited the student to her home. Respondent presented the student with several gifts over the course of their relationship. Respondent and the student stayed in a hotel room together on a college campus visit." Revocation click here click here
Dyer, Alex 34 band teacher Carlisle Community School District (Carlisle High School) Warren 2011 Sexual involvement or indecent, Sexual exploitation of a minor, Sexual or otherwise indecent act with a student or any minor, Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "[Dyer]... is eligible to ask the court to remove from his criminal record any mention that he sexually assaulted a 17-year-old student" Revocation click here click here
Ehrhardt, Christian Cedric 36 math teacher / football coach Gladbrook-Reinbeck Community School District Grundy 2007 Sexual involvement or indecent, Sexual exploitation of a minor, Sexual or otherwise indecent act with a student or any minor "inappropriately touched a female student in March 2006 and had consistently flirted with female students, made inappropriate comments to female students, and inappropriately touched female students over a two-year period." 3-year suspended license click here click here
Elliott, Troy Douglas 32 high school mathematics teacher / head football coach Malcolm Price Laboratory School (UNI) Black Hawk 2014 Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "The investigation revealed that Respondent had relationships that were beyond the bounds of appropriate teacher-student relationships. Respondent contacted students via phone and Facebook, tutored students while on administrative leave, and had students over to his home. Respondent provided alcohol to students at his home." 3-year suspension click here click here
Eveleth, Daniel C. 43 teacher Northwood-Kensett Community School District (Northwood-Kensett High School, Northwood, Iowa) Worth 2002 Sexual involvement or indecent "Court records said Daniel Eveleth began teaching at Northwood-Kensett and began a sexual relationship with the woman. She was a senior at the time and had reached the age of 18, the legal age of consent, court records said. The court noted that Eveleth did not have the woman as a student and that any encounters took place away from school and were consensual." Revocation click here click here
Ewinger, Kyle Thomas 37 middle school social studies teacher / high school football coach Sibley-Ocheyedan Community School District (Middle School) Osceola 2016 Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship The superintendent "found Ewinger asleep in his classroom with a student on the morning of Oct. 3...Ewinger said 'It was a circumstance where I did not know what to do with the child or know what was I supposed to do. He’s been in our care with mom, with grandma and with us, for the previous three months' " Revocation click here click here
Fischer, Seth David 25 industrial technology teacher Fort Dodge Community School District Webster 2014 Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "An investigation uncovered that Respondent engaged in an inappropriate relationship with a student, sent numerous electronic messages to the student, and solicited a romantic relationship with the student during the 2012-2013 school year." 5-year suspension click here click here
Foy, George 50 band music teacher Oelwein Community School District Fayette 1992 Sexual involvement or indecent "inappropriate behavior with a former female student on school premises and in school related activities" Revocation click here click here
Freeman, Kevin 41 substitute teacher Council Bluffs Community School District Pottawattamie 2013 Romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship "An investigation revealed that in 2012, Respondent engaged in inappropriate electronic conversations with a student he met while employed as a substitute teacher for the Council Bluffs school system." 6-month suspension click here click here
Freier, Eugene Clark 54 counselor Sioux Rapids-Rembrandt Community School District Buena Vista 1988 Criminal sexual offenses "pleaded guilty of sexual abuse in the third degree" Revocation click here click here
Gammell, Eldon R. 55 high school English teacher and volleyball coach Creston Community School District (Creston High School) Union 1994 Criminal sexual offenses "charged with one count of lascivious conduct with a minor and two counts of third-degree sexual abuse" Revocation click here click here
Garoutte, Michael W. 47 industrial technology teacher Linn-Mar Community School District Linn 2000 Criminal sexual offenses "charged with third-degree sexual abuse on suspicion of engaging in a sex act with a 15-year-old male student at Linn-Mar Middle School" Revocation click here click here
Glanzer, Brian John 26 teacher West Sioux Community School District (Hawarden, IA) Sioux 1997 Criminal sexual offenses "I inappropriately touched a 13 year old male which involved sexual contact" Revocation click here click here
Glasnapp, Barret Brahn 45 middle school social studies teacher Underwood Community School District (Underwood Middle School) Pottawattamie 2015 Not specified "According to prosecutors, Glasnapp used code to solicit oral sex and even described graphic fantasies involving the [14, 15, or 16-year-old] girl." Revocation click here click here
Goldstein, Gary 47 government teacher Cedar Rapids Community School District (Washington High School) Linn 1993 Sexual involvement or indecent "sexual involvement with a student" Revocation click here click here
Graham, David 48 teacher Des Moines Independent School District (Weeks Transitional School) Polk 1987 Criminal sexual offenses "pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiracy to commit lascivious acts with a child" Revocation click here click here