Board of Directors

Dr. C. Mauli Agrawal
Dr. C. Mauli Agrawal
Chancellor
University of Missouri – Kansas City

Mary Bloch
Mary Bloch
Community Volunteer

Diane Y. Canaday
Diane Y. Canaday
Secretary

Community Volunteer

Dianne Cleaver
Dianne Cleaver
President and CEO
Urban Neighborhood Initiative

William H. Coughlin
William H. Coughlin
Past Chair
Retired President
George K. Baum & Co.

David Frantze
David W. Frantze
Partner
Stinson Leonard Street LLP

William C. Gautreaux
William C. Gautreaux
Chair

President
MLP Holdings LLC

Jeff Hargroves
Jeff Hargroves
Treasurer

Retired President
ProPharma Group

Beatriz Ibarra
Beatriz Ibarra
Owner & Managing Partner
Contigo Centro Legal

Ann Konecny
Ann Konecny
CEO and Board Chair
Foley Industries, Inc.

Gordon E. Lansford
Gordon E. Lansford, III
President & CEO
JE Dunn Construction

William M. Lyons
William M. Lyons
Vice Chair
Retired CEO
American Century Companies, Inc.

Greg S. Maday
Greg S. Maday
Chairman & CEO
SpecChem, LLC

Maureen Mahoney
Maureen Mahoney
Chief of Staff
Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas

Patrick J. McCown
Patrick J. McCown
Founding Partner
McCownGordon Construction LLC

Gayle Packer
Gayle Packer
President and CEO
Terracon Consultants, Inc.

Julie Quirin
Julie Quirin
Chief Operating Officer and Senior VP
Saint Luke’s Health System

Dr. Steven St. Peter
Dr. Steven St. Peter
Managing Director
Vie Ventures

Russ Welsh
W. Russell Welsh
Chairman & CEO
Polsinelli

President & CEO Debbie Wilkerson
Debbie Wilkerson
President & CEO
Greater Kansas City
Community Foundation

Ken Williams
Ken Williams
Chief Financial Officer
Black & Veatch