HBK Engineering Division Manager Amy Ashbacker, Associate Manager Heath Lyle, and Designer Cal Tauber attended the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance Annual Meeting on January 29. Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds spoke at the event, discussing successes of the past year and growing the Iowa economy in the next decade. Reynolds introduced the Invest in Iowa Act with funds to be used to support mental health services and water quality. She proposed spending $2 million to create a new state bureau to aid with school security. Also speaking at the event was Cargill CEO David MacLennon.