About IBA

About Us

“The Iowa Broadcasters Association is radio and television stations working to promote, protect and enhance free over-the-air broadcasting.”


Since 1951 the Iowa Broadcasters Association has served Iowa radio and television stations as an educational organization. With over 200 members, it is recognized as one of the top broadcast associations in the country. Legislatively it is also one of the most proactive!

IBA members include owners and managers of Iowa’s commercial and educational radio and television stations; and Associate Members, businesses and organizations who provide products and services to the broadcast community.

The IBA provides a forum for the open exchange of ideas and information. It encourages involvement and participation among its members, offering a wide range of services and providing extensive legislative and legal representation. Our vision is a membership that is prepared and empowered to succeed in a rapidly changing industry!