Ariel Bertran oversees the building inspection, community development, planning and zoning operations for the city. She is an Iowa native who grew up in Jefferson, Iowa and moved to Webster City to complete her high school education. She holds an Associates Degree in Travel and Hospitality/Business Administration and a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from AIB College of Business. Ariel enjoys making memories with her husband and three young children, spending time outdoors, traveling, serving the community and attending local community events. Ariel Bertran has been involved in Webster City as a board member of the Webster City Chamber of Commerce since 2020 and served as the Board President in 2021.