The Advisory Directors are dedicated to the mission of The Research Foundation.
Made up of a diverse group of individuals including business professionals, retired individuals and community volunteers, they attend informational programs to learn how the Foundation's programs are changing lives. Advisory Directors also are actively involved in philanthropic efforts to support these programs.
Richard Collins, Maywood Printing Company
Mark Compton, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Kansas City
Melvin L. Dunsworth, Community Volunteer
Alex H. Flemington, Community Volunteer
R. Joseph Groebl, V Wealth Management
Donald J. Hall, Jr., Hallmark Cards
Shelly Heflin, 9x Data Services
Dean Huggins, A. L. Huber Construction, Inc.
Jeffrey J. Jernigan, Arvest Bank
Sonya Jury, Henderson Engineers, Inc.
Lawrence R. Lyons, Tallman Insurance Agency, Inc.
Gigi Mateo, Integral Care Provider, Inc., Essential Home Health, Inc.
Sam McCaffree, The Columbian Trust Company
David L. Patterson, Community Volunteer
Steven J. Schafer, Morrill & Janes Bank
Alan M. Schumacher, Arvest Bank
Jerry D. Smith, UBS Financial Services
Kim S. Summers, Summers Law Firm, LC
Robin Thompson, Rusty's Tax Service
Mary Toles, Beltone Hearing KC
Alicia D. Walker, Community America Credit Union
Barbara Washington, Washington Law Firm, LLC
Brent Wilson, CBIZ