Board of Directors

Michael B. Press – Board Chair
Consultant to Local Government

Dr. Jay Lehnertz – Vice Chair, Board Development/Strategic Planning
Episcopal Community Services (CEO Emeritus)

Rita D’Agostino – Vice Chair, Marketing and Development
Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP

Kara Dorssom Larson – Vice Chair, Human Resources
Kansas City Power & Light Co.

Linda Kaufman Gollub – Vice Chair, Program Evaluation
Attorney/ Professor/ Author

Kathy Howell – Treasurer
Saint Luke’s Health System

Jason Purinton – Secretary
Rains Purinton and Babcock

Lauren Perkins Allen
Lauren Allen, LLC

Marcie Artman
Hallmark Cards (retired)

Chris Baxter, P.E.
Assistant General Counsel, Burns & McDonnell

Jamie Gordon
Kansas City Royals Wives

Thomas Hongslo
Chief of Police, City of Lenexa

Michael A. Luby, Jr.
Merrill Lynch

Robert T. Schendel
Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.

John G. Simmons
Director for Law Enforcement & Military Sales, CZ-USA

Jo Warmuth
Community Volunteer

Nancy Yeamans
Community Volunteer