2017 Board of Directors

Officers

Position Held Name Affiliation
Chairman Jim Gordon
Sink, Gordon and Associates LLP Public Accountants
Chair Elect Matt Crocker SPS Companies
Vice Chair Jackie Hartman Kansas State University
Vice Chair Larie Schoap ESB Financial
Treasurer Wayne Sloan BHS Construction 
Past Chair Kristin Brighton New Boston Creative Group
President / CEO Lyle Butler Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce

Directors


Name of Director Affiliation

Mark Bachamp Olsson Associates
Lonnie Baker Meadowlark Hills
Chris Eichman
Midwest Concrete Materials, Inc.
Neal Farmer Community First National Bank
Cheryl Grice K-State Communications and Marketing
Rich Jankovich Sunflower Bank
Ed Klimek KS StateBank 
Todd Knight McCownGordon Construction
Bill Landsdowne
The Simmons Company
Craig Lauppe Advanced Property Management, Inc.
Kelly Loub 
Little Apple Brewing Company
Randy Martin Hawley Printing / Sir Speedy
Jan Miller Steve's Floral
Tom Orazem Orazem & Scalora Engineering, P.A.
Summer Ott-Dierks
Law Offices of Seaton, Seaton and Dierks, LLP
S. Lee Taylor Charlson & Wilson Bonded Abstracters, Inc.
Gail Urban Edward Jones
Jake Wassenberg Pepsi Cola of Manhattan
Harry Watts
The Kansas Farm Bureau
Cherilyn White-Conklin Bank of the Flint Hills  

Ex-Officio Members

Ron Fehr
City of Manhattan
James Genandt Manhattan Area Technical College president
Kent Glasscock Kansas State University Institute of Commercialization
Jessica Van Ranken Kansas State University
Usha Reddi City of Manhattan
Dee McKee Pottawatomie County Commission
Robert Reece  Pottawatomie County Commission
Dr. Marvin Wade USD 383
Ben Wilson Riley County Commission