Lenexa Chamber Update


The program educates participants about the issues facing Lenexa, Johnson County and the metro and provides the opportunity to explore and strengthen personal leadership competencies.  Leadership Lenexa program focuses on information, education and discussion of local and regional assets, challenges and opportunities.

Upon completion of the program, graduates have developed a sense of awareness about community issues and have an increased motivation to assume responsible community and workplace roles.

Leadership Lenexa 2016
Session Dates

Session 1: Orientation
Thursday, February 4th

Session 2: Mayor's State of the City Address & Luncheon
Wednesday, February 17th

Session 3:  State Government Thursday, March 10th

Session 4:  Education
Thursday, March 24th

Session 5:  Team Building
Thursday, April 7th

Session 6:  County Government
& Services
Wednesday, April 20th

Session 7: Regionalism
Thursday, May 5th

Session 8:  Economic Development
Thursday, May 19th

Session 9:  City of Lenexa Thursday, June 2nd

Graduation Luncheon:  Wednesday, June 15th

Leadership Lenexa
Class of 2016

Heidi Cashman,
Office of Representative
Kevin Yoder

Kristin Crow,
City of Lenexa

Janet Jakobe-Gray,
Shafer, Kline and Warren

Erin Johnston,
Copaken Brooks

Earl Kawaoka,
Fry Wagner Moving & Storage

Kim King,
Shawnee Mission Health

Stacy Knipp,
Community Volunteer

Lewis Lowry,
Kansas City Area
Transportation Authority

Jan Paul,
Shawnee Mission Health

Marty Peterson,
Mainstreet Credit Union

Justin Rairden,
City of Lenexa

Judi Reilly,
Johnson County Community College

Lori Schlegel,

Dinah Sykes,
Sykes for Senate

Travis Vaughn,
Lenexa Fire Department

Cale Wilson,
Terracon Consultants, Inc.