The Leadership Lee’s Summit program, sponsored by the Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce, graduated 24 students at a luncheon held in their honor on May 14, at Longview Mansion. The students completed nine months of leadership training, community service hours and a class project as part of their requirement.
Congratulations to the following 2014 graduates:
Cindy Barber, TMC-Lakewood
Scott Barton, Hollis + Miller Architects
Mark Bieber, Unity Hotel & Conference Center
Jennifer Brown, Metcalf Bank
Chris Culbertson, Creative Planning Risk Services
Kaitlin Drennan, Northwestern Mutual - Wirsig Team
Andrew Felker, Chinnery Evans & Nail, P.C.
Sharel Hagar, Hawthorn Bank
Matthew Killion, Missouri Department of Transportation
Michelle Kinnison, Lakewood Counseling TMC
Kim Klockenga, John Knox Village
Michelle Kralicek, Saint Luke’s East Hospital
Patrick Kueny, Lee’s Summit Medical Center
Beto Lopez, Arvest Bank
Kelley Manning, Waddell & Reed - Manning
Tami Morrow, MCC-Longview
Brett Randol, Polsinelli PC
Kevin Reaves, Lee’s Summit Police Department
Scott Rowe, Arvest Bank
Brian Scott, City of Lee’s Summit
Sarah Shelton, Reinhart Foodservice
Vanessa Starke, Starke Law Offices
Trevor Stiles, City of Lee’s Summit
Katie Tholen, Equity Bank
Leadership Lee’s Summit was developed to assist in motivating the visionary leaders of the area. Since its inception in 1991, the program has graduated more than 475 leaders who have gathered knowledge and skills to become influential in the community.
Approximately 25 participants are selected each year based on strict criteria, including personal motivation, an interest to serve in Lee’s Summit, potential or existing opportunities for advancement to top leadership positions, willingness to commit time and energy to complete the program and full support of the business or organization that is represented.