About Us

The Lenexa Chamber of Commerce exists to give its business members influence in the community, access to key people in government and the community, provide a forum for businesses to affect the business climate, and to play a lead role in ensuring strong economic growth and quality of life in Lenexa.

The Lenexa Chamber of Commerce is a business organization with more than 90 years of service creating and
preserving a strong business climate and high quality of life in the area by achieving the following:

  • Advance the interests of its members by supporting and encouraging local, state and federal legislation that will promote the continued growth of the Lenexa business community and provide an equitable taxation system.
  • Implement programs that will address the current needs of businesses while continuing to plan for the long-term vitality of Lenexa.
  • Continue building upon key alliances through unique partnerships formed through the City, Chamber members, businesses, organizations and others.
  • Maintain a positive public image to accomplish continued community and business growth and retention.

Chamber Staff

SchreckBlake Schreck CED
President & Economic Development Director
bschreck@lenexa.org

Sarah_9423-colorSarah Dietz
Membership Director
sdietz@lenexa.org

SchumanPatti Schuman
Business & Finance Director
pschuman@lenexa.org

Abby Stuke
Events Director
astuke@lenexa.org

SherardAshley Sherard
Vice President & Legislative Affairs Director
asherard@lenexa.org

SchooleySarah Schooley
Communications Director
sschooley@lenexa.org

Steiner-2012Julie Steiner
Convention & Visitors Bureau Director
jsteiner@lenexa.org

 

Board of Directors

Executive Board

Damien Butler (Chair)
Republic Services

Kathy Saunders (Past Chair)
Mainstreet Credit Union

Laura Baldwin (Chair-Elect)
Consolidated Communications, Inc.

Josh Woolard (Secretary / Treasurer)
HNTB Corporation

Board of Directors

Jay Adams
The 3 & 2 Baseball Club of Johnson County

Ryan Biery
Copaken Brooks

Michael Boehm, ex officio
Commerce Bank

Mitch Fiser
Fiser Group

Rebecca Galati
Evergy

Stacy Knipp
Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate

Jermaine Jamison
Jamison Perry, LLC

Mya Lawrence
Park University

Dave Mennenga
GBA

Rhonda Morgan
Heartland Coca-Cola, LLC

Dallas Purkeypile
AdventHealth

Tim Swift
Thrivent Financial

View Past Board Chairs

Committee and Division Chairpersons

Jan Hawkins
sipVine
Chairman’s Ambassadors Committee

Laura Baldwin
Consolidated Communications, Inc.
Economic Development Council

TBD
Golf Classic Committee

 

 

MacKenzie Harvison
City of Lenexa
Leadership Lenexa Co-Chair

Cheryl Coon
Johnson County Community College
Leadership Lenexa Co-Chair

Andy Huckaba
Huckaba and Associates
Legislative Affairs Committee

Lenexa Chamber on Twitter:

It's business as (almost) usual at the Chamber--today we held our first virtual Legislative Affairs Committee meeting! Good participation, good discussion, and most importantly, good to see our member friends. #Lenexa #StayingConnectedWhileStayingApart pic.twitter.com/oMxJCs9jVK

Looking to have some fun during the Stay-At-Home order & support small businesses at the same time? Challenge your family/friends to a game of bingo: small business support edition! Need some business ideas? Check out our Membership Directory ➡️ bit.ly/2QL0ICD #Lenexa pic.twitter.com/OJPNg7flGj

Thank you to @TedrickHoush and Tammy Somogye from @LathropGPM for talking with our members today at our first webinar Lunch & Learn! #Lenexa pic.twitter.com/YFUVKVR05J