LK Alumni Tapped to Serve Legislature

January 21, 2019

Several Leadership Kansas Alumni have been elected to statewide office or appointed to Governor Kelly's Cabinet. 

Kansas House of Representatives
Barbara Ballard (1989)
Brenda Dietrich (2005)
Shannon Francis (2009)
Daniel Hawkins (2015)
J. Russell Jennings (1998)
Jim Kelly (1989)
Monica Murnan (2002)
Mark Schreiber (1996)
Barbara Wasinger (2012)

Kansas Senate
Ed Berger (1994)
Elaine Bowers (2013)
Maynard "Bud" Estes (2015)
Oletha Faust-Goudeau (2009)
Julia Lynn (2015)
Gene Suellentrop (2013)

Statewide Elected Officials
Derek Schmidt, Attorney General (1999)
Vicki Schmidt, Insurance Commissioner and former State Senator (2005)

Governor Kelly's Appointees
Duane Goossen, Interim Secretary of Administration (2002) 

Brad Loveless, Secretary of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism (2000)

Lee Tafanelli continues as Adjutant General of the Kansas National Guard (2003)