Board of Directors

2019-2021 Board of Directors

Officers

Chair: Pat Slabaugh
Central Bank of the Midwest

Treasurer: Brad Burnside
U.S. Bank

Secretary: Steve Kelly
EDC of Lawrence & Douglas County

Members

Adam Handshy
The Chamber

Blake Hawley
Animal Health Corridor

Bonnie Lowe
The Chamber

Chad Luce
Westar Energy

Cindy Yulich
Emprise Bank

Dave Hill
Mid America Bank

G.R. Underwood
BTBC

J. Stewart
Terravest Custom Homes

Joe Flannery
Weaver’s

Joe Terick
Black Hills Energy

Julie Nagel
Digital Nanogenetics

Kevin O’Malley
O’Malley Beverage of Kansas

Kurt von Achen
von Achen Architects

Larissa Long

Marilyn Bittenbender

Mark Gonzales
Capital City Bank

Joe Caldwell
The Chamber

Mike McGrew
McGrew Real Estate

Russ Johnson
Lawrence Memorial Hospital

Smitty Belcher
P1 Group

Steve Eck
Hallmark Cards

Ex Officio Members
Barack Matite
City of Eudora

Sarah Plinsky
Douglas County

Diane Stoddard
City of Lawrence

Lisa Larsen
Mayor, City of Lawrence

Matt Hoy
Stevens & Brand

Michelle Derusseau
Commissioner, Douglas County

Phil Struble
Landplan Engineering

Tom Markus
City of Lawrence