Maka Pilcher Hayek

Maka Pilcher-HayekMaka Pilcher Hayek


Term Expires: 2023

Maka and her husband Matt have three children in ICCSD schools (elementary, junior high, and high school). Before becoming an attorney, Maka taught high school in Mobile, Alabama through Americorps. She currently practices law at Hayek, Moreland, Smith & Bergus, LLP, in downtown Iowa City. Her bilingual practice includes education, guardianship/conservatorship, and contract law. Maka received a B.A. in English and Spanish, and a Master’s in Education, from the University of Notre Dame. She received a Juris Doctor from the University of Iowa. Maka is the former board president, and current board member, of the Iowa City Downtown District. She loves public education, sports, and music.