Board of Directors


Chair - Eugene Agee, retired

Vice Chair - Stephenie K. Smith, MSW, Managing Partner, Sophic Solutions, LLC

Secretary - Mark Sappington, Partner, Kutak Rock

Treasurer - Dan Cranshaw, Shareholder, Polsinelli

Mark Edelman, President, Theater League

Niki Lee Donawa, Chief Community Relations Officer, Truman Medical Centers

Sally Firestone, community advocate

Mark Logan, Founder and Chief Collaborator, Idealect

Ara McGee, Marketing Executive, Carter Broadcast Group

Charles Williams, Musician

Mary Kemper Wolf, Chair, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art



Development and Communications Committee

Ara McGee, Board of Directors

Stephenie Smith, Board of Directors

Shay Moore, Host, Carter Broadcast Group

Ken Lumpkins, Founder, KC Soul

Garrett Webster, Young Achievers Director, Kansas City Public Schools

Andrew Haynes, President, Haynes Benefits PC


Exhibits and Collections Committee

Mary Kemper Wolf, Board of Directors

Mark Logan, Board of Directors


Finance Committee

Dan Cranshaw, Board of Directors

Mark Sappington, Board of Directors

Eugene Agee, Board of Directors

Stephanie Smith, Board of Directors


Governance and By-Laws Committee

Dan Cranshaw, Board of Directors

Niki Lee Donawa, Board of Directors

Sally Firestone, Board of Directors


Performance and Entertainment Committee

Mark Edelman, Board of Directors

Charles Williams, Board of Directors