Leadership

Board of Trustees

Jay Ives, Chair

Blind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant 

Neil Dobler, Vice Chair

Bartlett & West

Glenda Cafer, Treasurer

Morris Laing Law Firm

Bruce Akin

Community Volunteer

Barbara Barnard 

Community Bank

Michelle Butler

Capitol Strategies LLC

Sarah Collier

Collier Investments

Lucky DeFries

Morris Laing Law Firm

Caitlyn Halsey

Dialogue Coffee House

Supt. Col. Herman T. Jones

Kansas Highway Patrol

Shelley King

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas

Doug Kinsinger

Opportunity Funding, LLC

Judith Kooser MD

Community Volunteer

Jason McMillen

Highland Park United Methodist Church

Marie Pyko 

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Pam Walstrom

Community Volunteer

Glenda Washington

Greater Topeka Partnership

Zach Ahrens, Ex-Officio

Capper Foundation

Senior Management Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zach Ahrens

President & CEO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sandy Warren

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stephanie Broxterman

Vice President of Human Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edie Smith

Vice President of Development & Marketing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heidi Pickerell

Senior Vice President of Adult Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sandy Crawford

Vice President of Pediatric Services