Board of Directors:


Suggestions for new Board directors are always welcome. Directors serve four-year renewable terms along with a number of ex-officio directors including the Deans of the Regents University Schools of Business.

Dr. Ed Bashaw, Dean, School of Business, Emporia State University

Dr. Muhammad Chishty, Dean, College of Business and Entrepreneurship, Fort Hays State University

Mr. Alan Cobb, President and CEO, Kansas Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Charles "Chuck" Comeau, CEO and Creative Director, Dessin Fournir

Ms. Susan Elliott,Lead Registration Specialist, Continuing Education, Johnson County Community College

Ms. Glenda Estes, Secretary/Treasurer, Kansas Business Hall of Fame, Executive Assistant, School of Business, Emporia State University
Mr. John Federico, President, Federico Consulting Inc.: A Public Affairs Group

Dr. L. Paige Fields, Dean, School of Business, University of Kansas

Dr. Larisa Genin, Dean, W. Frank Barton School of Business, Wichita State University
Dr. Allison Garrett, President, Emporia State University

Ms. Beth Ginter,Director, Student Services and Marketing, Emporia State University
Dr. Paul W. Grimes, Dean, Gladys A. Kelce School of Bus. & Econ., Pittsburg State University
Dr. Kevin Gwinner, Dean, College of Business Administration, Kansas State University
Mr. Kent Heermann, President, Regional Development Assoc. of East Central Kansas

Mr. David W. Hendricks, Director of Resource Management, Mainstream Non-Profit Solutions
Dr. James Leiker,Professor, Department of History, Johnson County Community College 

Ms. Melissa R. McCoy, Assistant City Manager/Public Affairs, Dodge City
Dr. Jeff Muldoon, School of Business, Emporia State University

Ms. Robin Newell, ​Executive Director, Emporia Public Library
Mr. Mike O'Neal,Owner, O'Neal Consulting, LLC

Mr. Scott Poor​, Attorney, Hartenstein Poor, LLC
Mr. Terry Puett,Senior Vice President, Bankers' Bank of Kansas
Dr. John Rich,Executive Director, Kansas Business Hall of Fame, School of Business, Emporia State University

Ms. Rebecca Robinson, Director of Economic Development, Kansas State University

Mr. Jim Shepherd, President, 2S, Inc.
Dr. David Sollars, Dean, School of Business, Washburn University
Ms. Karen Sommers, Vice President/Marketing, ESB Financial

Mr. David Toland, Kansas Secretary of Commerce

Mr. Errol Williams, Vice President Human Resource (Retired), Security Benefit Foundation