Arlo Bates

Arlo Bates

Iowa Land & Liberty Coalition Field Representative

Arlo Bates specializes in public affairs and public relations and is currently serving as Field Representative of the Iowa Land & Liberty Coalition, a state-based group of local citizens, who support utility-scale renewable energy developments.

Arlo grew up in West Des Moines, Iowa. He attended the University of Northern Iowa, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in political science and history. In his time at Northern Iowa, Arlo was involved with the history club. He also volunteered at the Linn County Historical Society. At the historical society, he transcribed interviews and wrote content for the website.

Outside of work, Arlo enjoys spending time with family and friends, fishing, being outdoors and watching movies.