Boards & Committees

2014-2015 Board of Directors

President

Nancy Nuernberger Thomsen
Vantage Investment Partners, LLC
Financial Planning Advisor

Vice President

Lawrence Bigus
Stinson Morrison Hecker, LLP
Partner

Vice President

William Moler
Tallgrass Energy LP
Sr. Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Secretary

Graham Smith
Gould Evans Associates
Vice President of Planning

Treasurer

Ryan Chance
Ernst & Young, LLP
Senior Manager

Immediate Past President

Kirk Gutekunst
UMB
Senior Vice President, Consumer Services

 

Jannsen Bruse
Kansas Municipal Energy Agency
Manager, Member Services

Suzanne Dimmel
Cassidy Turley
Senior Vice President, Principal

Denise Franklin
Franklin Homes of Reece & Nichols
Realtor

Grover Ross Simpson
Colliers International
Associate

Dr. Peter G. Smith
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Professor, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology

Gordon Wood
Endure Energy, LLC
Executive Vice President

Phillip Zaman
CBIZ National Tax Office
Director

Emeritus Board

Bernie Beaudoin
Retired - CEO, Kansas City Power & Light and Great Plains Energy

Drew Dimmel
Retired
Broadcast Media

Suzanne Dimmel
Cassidy Turley
Senior VP & Principal

Michael Dreiling
Attorney at Law
Dreiling Law

Rick Kastner
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
General Counsel/Sr. VP & Group Executive

Bob Kennedy
Robert J. Kennedy Investors
Financial Advisor

Committees

BasketBALL Committee

Chairs:

Moving Day Committee

Chair: