Board of Directors

Documentation: Bylaws

Chairs Council

Keith Warta
Chair's Council Chair
John Dicus
Chair-Elect
Mark Yardley
Treasurer
Mark Rezac
Chamber Chair
JuliAnn Mazachek
Chamber Chair-Elect
Dan Foltz
GO Topeka Chair
Robert Kenagy
GO Topeka Chair-Elect
Kevin Burton
Forge Chair
Lisa Stubbs
DTI Chair
Scott Gales
DTI Chair-Elect
Dan Clarizio
Visit Topeka Chair
Brent Boles
Visit Topeka Chair-Elect
Kathleen Marker
Diversity & Inclusion
Matt Pivarnik
President/CEO
Lalo Munoz
At-Large Directors
Dr. Tiffany Anderson
At-Large Directors
Duane Cantrell
At-Large Directors
Mark Yardley
At-Large Directors
Shekhar Challa
At-Large Directors
Pastor TD Hicks
At-Large Directors
Mayor Michelle De La Isla
At-Large Directors
Commissioner Kevin Cook
At-Large Director
Brent Trout
At-Large Director
Cody Foster
Past Chair

GO Topeka Board of Directors

Go Topeka Executive Committee    
Dan Foltz
KBS Constructors
Chair
Robert Kenagy
Stormont-Vail Health
Chair-Elect
Marsha Pope
Topeka Community Foundation
Secretary
Scott Anderson
HAMM Companies
Treasurer
Matt Pivarnik
Greater Topeka Partnership
President & CEO
Kurt Kuta
Corefirst Bank & Trust
Immediate Past Chair
Martha Piland
MB Piland Advertising
Treena Mason
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Kansas
Stephen Wade
Topeka Capitol-Journal
Elected Directors    
Steve Anderson
KU Health Systems
Marvin Spees
Capitol City Oil
Wade Jueneman
McElroy's
Madan Rattan
Topeka Investment Group
Jacob Wamego
Prairie Band, LLC
Doug Wolff
Security Benefit
Allen Moore
Frito-Lay, Inc.
Andrea Engstrom
Bajillion Agency
Megan Jones
Jones Advisory Group
Don Beatty
Hill's Pet Nutrition
Linda Briden
Sunflower Association of Realtors
Daina Williams
L&J Building Maintenance
Terry Bassham
Evergy
Shane Sommars
Briggs Auto
Jim Klausman
Midwest Health
Tammy Dishman
Capitol Federal
Renita Harris
My Company, Inc.
Abbey Frye
ONE Gas
Kevin Hahn, Dr., DVM
Veterinary Medical & Surgical Hospital of Topeka
Shane Hillmer
Southwest Publishing
Jeff Russell
Reeser's Fine Foods
Cassandra Taylor
Architect One
Diana Ramirez
Express Employment Professionals
Calla Haggard
Community Bank
Pastor Delmar White
MWBD
   
Dr. Jerry Farley
Washburn University
Eric Johnson
MTAA
Brent Trout
City of Topeka
Aaron Mays
Shawnee County Commission
Michael Padilla
City of Topeka
Mayor Michelle De La Isla
City of Topeka 

Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce

Executive Committee    
Mark Rezac
Kansas Commercial Real Estate
Chair
JuliAnn Mazachek
Washburn University Foundations
Chair-Elect
Chris McGee
Krumins McGee Financial Group, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
Treasurer
Gary Yager
Vision Bank
Immediate Past Chair
Curtis Sneden
Greater Topeka Partnership
President
Terry Neher
U.S. Bank
Vice Chair of Government Affairs
Beth Anne Braden
Small Business Council
Chair
Billie Hall
Suflower Foundation
Matt All
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Kansas
Jeff Martin
Evergy Inc.
   
Elected Directors    
Eugene Williams
KTWU
Debra Clayton
Clayton Wealth Financials
Jolene Piper
Laird Noller Ford
Mike Fox 
Fox Builders & Real Estate
Stephen Wade
Topeka Capital-Journal
David Sandir
Commercial Group, Inc.
Justin Glasgow
Performance Tire and Auto
Brett Klausman
Midwest Health
Phelicia Glass
Clinical Social Worker and Therapist
Jon Haas
HME, Inc.
Leslie Fleuranges
Tender Loving Care Pet Nursing Home
 
Directors At Large    
Jenny Torrence
Serendipity, NOTO Burrito, Pinkadilly
Scott Griffith
INTRUST Bank
Amber Gentry Oetting
Kansas Gas Service
Roger Brokke
WIBW Channels
Robert Bush
University of Kansas Health System
Linda Sowards
Sowards Glass 
Stan VanOstran
Prairie Band Potawatomi Tribe
Dawna McCabe
Century Business Technologies
 

Downtown Topeka Board of Directors

Executive Committee    
Vince Frye
President
Lisa Stubbs
Chair
Scott Gales
Chair-Elect
Ken Scott
Treasurer/Secretary
Mike Morse
Past Chair
 
Elected Directors    
Mackenzie Mondesir Matt Bult Tim Bisel
Megan Schwerdt Eric Grospitch Garry Cushinberry
Mark Kossler Alicia VanWalleghen Thad Halstead
Larry Gawronski Major Steve Purney Nicki Salazar
Jennifer Sourk Ken Scott Lindsey Freeman
Matt Koupal Caleb Asher Tracey O'Rourke
Andrew Gutierrez Abby Lear Robert Raff
Sydney Fox Frank Burnam  
Karen Hiller
Council, District 1
Tony Emerson
Deputy Mayor
 

Visit Topeka Board of Directors

Sean Dixon
President
Dan Clarizio
Chair
Brent Boles
Chair-Elect
Megan Bottenberg
Treasurer
Open Position
Secretary
Christy Classi, CAE
Immediate Past Chair
Jared Rudy Jeffrey Pavone Brendan Wiley
Mike Patterson Jenny Torrence Tim Krueger
Rob Bergquist Khush Patel SJ Hazim
Kent Lammers Lt Manny Munoz Dene Mosier
     

Forge Board of Directors

Open
President
Kevin Burton
Chair
Brittany Moore
 
Conner England Ashley Rohleder Kim Konecny
Lonnie Walker Ryan Fickel Sean Frost
Ty Hysten Missty Lechner Andrew Gutierrez
Krystal Yegon Megan Rohleder Carolyn Zeller
     

iNcluded Leadership Team

Kathleen Marker Angela Lewis Cain Davis Jody Cope Mynesha Spencer

Innovation Advisory Board

Duane Cantrell
Chair
Katrin Holzhaus
Senior VP of Innovation
Mark Ruelle
 
John Keddy David Callanan Dr. Dan Richardson
David Baloga Dan Foltz  

712 Innovation Board

Katrin Holzhaus Zach Snethen Matt Pivarnik
Gina Milsap Karl Klein Kevin Nincehelser
Karen Christilles    

Leadership Greater Topeka Advisory Board

Michelle Cuevas Stubblefield
Executive Director
Marlou Wegener
Chair
Debbie Davis
 
Patrick Woods Melissa Lackey Lance Royer
Angela Dailey Arnold Downing Sr. Jessica Lehnerr
Katie Kopal Ben Broxterman Lisa Brown
Jared Beam Eric Grospitch Tracy Khounsavanh Killough
Veronica Byrd    

Riverfront Authority Board

Greg Schwerdt
Chair
Larry Wolgast Eric Purcell
Brad Loveless Hal Gardner Jensen Simons

Small Business Council

Beth Anne Branden
Chair
Brandon Aldridge
Past Chair
Amber  Beckley-Jensen
Beth Anne Branden Rob Briman Guy Cumpton
Jim Davis Spencer Duncan Lynda Fisher
Brian Falk Debra Harris Tobias Harvey
Brenda Head Lt. Aaron Jones Paige Jones
Jennifer Kirmse Karl Klein Mark McCabe
Angel McGhee Patrick O'Kane Brady Robb
Adam Rosdahl Jamie Stafford Jenny Torrence
Arial Unselt Katheleen Urbom Alicia Van Walleghen
Nick Xidis