Committees

2021 Chair

Kent Noland

 

Ambassador Committee

This committee is the “visible” public relations arm of the Chamber. They assist with membership recruitment, retention and provide appropriate Chamber representation at all of our events.

If you’re interested in becoming a member of the Ambassador Committee, please contact Kevin Jeffries, President & CEO, at KevinJ@LeawoodChamber.org

2021 Chair

Caitlin Waters

CBIZ

 

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Advisory Committee

The DEI Advisory Committee creates programming for Chamber members highlighting opportunities within our business community that support diversity and inclusion. Topics addressed include unconscious bias, racial diversity, women in the workforce, LGBTQ rights, and disability inclusion.

If you’re interested in becoming a member of the DEI Advisory Committee, please contact Deanna Glazebrook, VP of Programming & Communications, at DeannaG@LeawoodChamber.org.

2021 Chair

Marissa Vidler

Clear  Box Insights

 

 

Marketing & Communications Committee

This committee works with Chamber staff to ensure a consistent and relevant communications strategy for the purposes of program messaging and promoting Chamber benefits. The committee helps evaluate existing programming and develops new programs to meet member needs with the aim of achieving membership growth and increased retention.

If you’re interested in becoming a member of the Marketing & Communications Committee, please contact Georgina Greenyer, Director of Communications, at  GeorginaG@LeawoodChamber.org.

2021 Chair

Greg Peppes

 

Economic Development Council

Business retention and recruitment activities for the area are the focus of this committee.  Members also keep up to date on development activities in the area.

For additional EDC resources, visit www.LeawoodEDC.org

 

If you are interested in joining the Economic Development Council, contact Kevin Jeffries, President & CEO, at KevinJ@LeawoodChamber.org or 913-356-6432

2020 Chair

Molly Haase

 

Legislative Task Force

If you need information resources for area businesses contact this committee. Those in this committee also represent City, County and State Legislative and Development issues.

Click here for 2021 State Legislative Priorities