Gov. Kim Reynolds, left, and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg, right, address questions during a panel discussion at The Hotel at Kirkwood on Oct. 20. Photo by Jeff Sigmund. Key Iowa legislators and local business leaders met on Oct. 20 in the conference center at The Hotel at Kirkwood for a panel-style discussion regarding the Future Ready Iowa Initiative. Students, faculty and staff were invited to observe this session, which was the third of four stops in Iowa to highlight the key messages of the initiative.