Staff

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Executive Team


President’s Office

  • Richard Felts, President -- 785-587-6600
  • Aimee Leicht, Executive Assistant -- 785-587-66046604

Administration/Legal

  • Terry Holdren, CEO/General Counsel -- 785-587-6262

    Joel Leftwich, Chief Strategy Officer -- 785-587-6255

  • Brenden Wirth, Director of Political Affairs-- 785-532-8974

  • Aimee Leicht, Executive Assistant -- 785-587-6604660

Advocacy Division

  • Ryan Flickner, Senior Director -- 785-587-6327
  • Kent Askren, Director of Public Policy -- 785-587-6156
  • Nancy Brown, Director of Policy Development -- 785-587-6111
  • Mark Nelson, Director of Commodities -- 785-587-6103
  • Claudia Hissong, State Affairs Manager -- 785-587-6108                               
  • Molly Torres, Administrative Assistant -- 785-587-6122


KFB Legal Foundation

  • Wendee Grady, Director & Assistant General Counsel -- 785-587-6101
  • Vickie Hoover, Foundations' Operations Manager -- 785-587-6614

Education & Training Division

  • Edie Doane, Director -- 785-587-6102
  • Leigh Ann Maurath, Director of Leadership and Field Services -- 785-587-6000
  • Shannon Martin, Assistant Director of Foundation and Ag Education -- 620-886-1703
  • Janae McKinney, YF&R and Collegiate Programs Coordinator -- 785-587-6124
  • Christina Jeffery, County Services Coordinator  -- 913-548-6714

Field Service Managers

  • Angie Danner, 1st District -- 785-587-6000
  • Cory Saunders, 2nd District -- 785-822-7249
  • John Kennedy, 3rd District -- 785-364-6017
  • Claire Coleman, 4th District --770-883-3056
  • Pam Dankenbring, 5th District -- 785-587-6000
  • Open, 6th District -- 785-587-6000
  • Matt McCabe, 7th District -- 785-587-6000
  • Open, 8th District -- 785-587-6000
  • Kori Davis, 9th District -- 785-587-6000
  • Jayme Pfeifer, 10th District -- 785-587-6000
  • Communications & Marketing

    • Meagan Cramer, Director -- 785-587-6821
    • Sandi Cowdin, Assistant Director of Marketing -- 785-587-6119
    • Sheridan Wimmer, Assistant Director of Communications -- 785-587-6128
    • Greg Doering, Writer/Photographer -- 785-587-6120
    • Jennifer Alonso, Graphic Designer -- 785-587-6369

    Member Benefits

    Debbie Hargrave, Member Benefits Director -- 785-587-6118


    Industry Affairs & Development

    • Vickie Hoover, Foundations’ Operations Manager -- 785-587-6614

    • OPERATIONS Division


      Kerry Spencer, Chief Operating Officer -- 785-587-6160


      Member Services


      • Kylie Shipley, Assistant Director of Member Services -- 785-587-6134
        • Jennifer Stewart, Assistant Director of Member Services -- 785-587-6113
        • Erin Petersilie, Assistant Director of KFB Health Plans -- 785-346-6185

        • Kelsey Hailey, Member Services/Special Events Manager -- 785-587-6114
        • Serita Blankenship, Member Services Manager - County FBs, Health & Safety Programs -- 785-587-6150
        • Lyndsey Ekstrum, Member Services Coordinator -- 785-587-6121
        • Anthony Seiler, Executive Director of Sedgwick County Farm Bureau
        • Ag Education and Communications Associate, Open


        Accounting

        • Brett Adams, Director of Accounting -- 785-587-6470
        • Julie Schurle, Assistant Director of Accounting -- 785-587-6468
        • Carol O'Neil, Accountant -- 785-587-6117
        • Kara Bruna, Accounting Assistant -- 785-587-6473


        Human Resources

        • Holly Jacobs, HR Manager -- 785-587-6808


        Information Technologies

        • Dan Strom, Senior Director -- 785-587-6367
        • Will Maize, Assistant Director of Technology -- 785-587-6130
        • Cindy Peterson, Senior Support Analyst -- 785-587-6107