Board of Directors

Shirley Martin-Smith, President
Adecco Employment Services, Owner

Sandy Dixon, Vice President
Lawrence Chamber Representative

Cynthia Yulich, Treasurer
Emprise Bank, President

Willie Amison, Secretary
University of Kansas, Academic Advisor and Consultant

Neil Gaskin
Lawrence Home Builders Association, Board Member

Mike Gaughan
Douglas County, Commissioner

Tracy Green
BA Green Construction, President

Lisa Larsen
City of Lawrence, Commissioner

Luke Livingston
The J.M. Smucker Company, Plant Manager

Larry McElwain
Lawrence Chamber, CEO

Chris Pandino
Hallmark Lawrence, Engineering Manager

Reginald Robinson
University of Kansas, Vice Chancellor

GR Gordon-Ross
USD 497 Board Member

Rick Salyer
Plumbers and Pipefitters #441, Business Manager

Pat Slabaugh
Economic Development Corporation, Chair

Diane Stoddard
City of Lawrence, Assistant City Manager

Dr. Anita Stubblefield
USD 497, Interim Superintendent

Randy Weseman
Kansas Association of School Boards, Assistant Executive Director

Craig Weinaug
Douglas County, Administrator

Cheryl White
KansasWorks, Regional Operations Manager

Rick Hird
Board Attorney

Debbie Burns
Board Recorder