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Tami Greenberg – click here for her biography
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Liz Abel
Family Stay Coordinator
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Charles Brown
Associate Director of Philanthropic Engagement
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Carla Cobbins
Accounting Specialist
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Annette Teson
Donor Stewardship Manager
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Megan Evans
Family Services Manager
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Adrienne Fleck
Guest & Family Experience Manager
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Maggie Freeman
Director of Programs
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Emily Gretzinger
Director of Marketing & Communications
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Julie Huttinger
Executive Assistant
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Mike Jeffries
Chief Development Officer
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Jessi Knobbe
Director of Finance
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Sarah Lamphere
Digital Marketing Manager
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Alan Lubert
Community Relations Manager
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Mackenzie Lutz
Donor Relations Manager
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Allison Malott
Event & Engagement Manager
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Ivan Martinez
Housekeeping Supervisor
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Al McCalla
Senior Maintenance Specialist
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Ariel Penner
Volunteer Manager
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Lance Page
Senior Maintenance Supervisor
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Lauri Robertson-Ortiz
Family Services Manager
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Adele Rae
Family Stay Coordinator
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Rebecca Lee
Guest & Family Experience Coordinator
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Rose Shotwell
Volunteer Specialist
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Monique Todd
Head of People Operations
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Kelley VanTowle
Hospital Programs Manager
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Emily Walter
Development Coordinator
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Lynne Yarnevich
Donor Database Specialist
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Family Room Coordinators
Sonia Jackson
Natalie Kempton
Kathy Mihulka
Randy Myers
Gina Miller

Family Services Coordinators
Chrissy Arnold
Shirolyn Batton
Gaby Carmona-Luna
Terri Christensen
Kiki Coleman
Ana Davis
Josh Ellerman
Jerry Gladbach
Tracey Grant
Marquita Johnson
Wendy Navarro
Kim Oehlerking
Melonie Palacio
Brenda Rand
Liz Schneider
Maggie Smith
Sandy Soria
Melissa Thornton
Renee Tillman
AnnaLeigh Wesling

Board of Directors

Great guidance through wisdom and experience.

Executive Committee

Teresa Keller, Board Chair, Olathe Health

Michael Chalfie, Board Vice Chair, TMobile Center

Holly O’Keefe, Board Treasurer, October Capital, LLC

Mike Frazier, Development Chair, ReeceNichols

Richard Hu, Facilities Chair, HJM Architects

Wale Akinmoladun, Program Chair, Spencer Fane LLP


Dr. Ahmed Abdelmoity, Children’s Mercy
Whitney Bartelli, CommunityAmerica Credit Union
Sara Bister, US Bank
Greg Fendler, Lankford+Fendler
Sheri Gormley, UMKC
Tirzah Gregory, HNTB Architecture
Brian Gremaud, McDonald’s Owner/Operator
Jermee Jones, Enterprise Bank & Trust
Paul Kempinski, Children’s Mercy
Adam Miller, American Century Investments
Stacie Prosser, Kansas City Business Journal
Anne Scharf, Kansas City Chiefs
Kelly Simari, Community Volunteer
Angelo Trozzolo, Trozzolo Communications Group
Jodi Ward, McDonald’s Owner/Operator