Board of Directors

This is the listing of the Board of Directors for the combined United Way of Greater Topeka and United Way of Douglas County, officially merged and renamed as United Way of Kaw Valley in September 2022. Both organizations will operate using their original names into early 2023. Click the link below for additional merger information. United Way of Kaw Valley serves Shawnee, Douglas, Jackson and Jefferson counties in Northeast Kansas.


United Way of Kaw Valley
Board Officers & Executive Committee

SN=Shawnee County, DG=Douglas County, JA=Jackson County, JF=Jefferson County

Matt All, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas (SN)

Past Chair
Susan Duffy, Kansas Corporation Commission (SN)

Marc Fried, Washburn University (SN)

Stephanie Flood, Capitol Federal (SN)

Board Members at Large

Tonya Barta, Farmers State Bank (JA)

Joe Beasley, Capitol Federal (SN)

Mina Bischmann, Langston Hughes Elementary (DG)

Megan Burgess, Hill’s Pet Nutrition

Kate Campbell, Community Volunteer (DG)

Bill Cochran, City of Topeka (SN)

Matt Dinkel, Security Benefit (SN)

Mario Edmonds, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (SN)

John Fager, CoreFirst Bank and Trust (SN)

Morgan Franklin, Laird Noller (SN)

Trey George, Topeka Housing Authority (SN)
2022-23 Campaign Chair

Shayden Hanes, Washburn University Leadership Student (SN)

Peggy Johnson, Community Volunteer (DG)

David Jordan, United Methodist Health Ministry Fund (DG)

Will Lawrence, State of Kansas (SN)

Bryce Liedtke, Washburn University Leadership Student (SN)

Beth Llewellyn, Relationships & Strategy Consultant (DG)

Krystal Loomis, Community Volunteer (DG)

Freddy Mawyin, Greater Topeka Partnership (SN)

Adrienne Mills, Stormont Vail Health (SN)

Brooklynne Mosley, GPS Impact (DG)

Adrian Revels, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co./Local 307 (SN)

Jared Rudy, Westar Energy & Norsemen Brewing Company (SN)

Jacque Russell, City of Topeka (SN)

Sarah Sharp, Topeka Public Schools (SN)

Ward Slocum, Black Hills Energy (DG)

Amy Stutzman, Hill’s Pet Nutrition (SN)

Johnathan Sublet, Fellowship Hi-Crest Church (SN)

Doria Watson, Kansas Department of Transportation (SN)

Marlou Wegener, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas (SN)