Our Board is comprised of passionate professionals who guide and shape our mission, values, and community based work.

  • Megan C. Black, Faith in Action — President
  • Pauline Moley, Educator — Vice President
  • Rob Lockard, Emineo HR Consulting, LLC — Secretary
  • Thomas J. Aliber, Homefield — Treasurer
  • Stacy Benson, Community Volunteer
  • Robert J. Bjerg, Attourney
  • Annie Burcham, Children's Mercy Hospital
  • Barb Haviland, Community Volunteer
  • Michael Hunt, Jackson County CASA
  • Dharshinie Jayamaha, MD, Children's Mercy Hospital
  • Larnell Jones, Lawrence A. Jones and Sons
  • Melissa Plunkett, Shook, Hardy and Bacon, L.L.P.
  • Sally Stanton, Community Volunteer
  • Scott Sturgeon, Mariner Wealth Advisors
  • Julie Sykes, Community Volunteer
  • Carol Thrane, Community Advocate
  • Jim Tilden, Village Presbyterian Church
  • Jennifer Wilson, Community Volunteer

Emeritus

  • Carol Cowden — Founding Member & Community Advocate
  • Betty Crooker — Founding Member & Community Advocate
  • Charlotte Davison — Community Advocate