PUBLIC POLICY COMMITTEE

Our Public Policy Committee is composed of representatives from member companies and organizations with extensive experience in government affairs and advocacy. Inclusion in the committee is by invitation only. To learn more or to express interest in joining the committee, contact us.

Chairman

Berend Koops, JD

Director, State Government Affairs and Policy

Merck

Jody Donohue, ARP, SCMP

Communications Manager

CEVA

Trae Green

Associate Vice President | External Affairs & Creative Services

Kansas Agribusiness Retailers Association

Patty Evans Markley

Vice President of Policy & Strategic Development

Enterprise Center of Johnson County

Dennis Ridenour, MS, MBA

President & CEO

BioNexus KC

Ronald C. Seeber, IOM

President & CEO

Kansas Agribusiness Retailers Association | Renew Kansas Biofuels Association

Kevin Sweeney, JD

Chair, Life Science Practice Group

Polsinelli

Heidi Thummel, BA

Director of Business Development

GBA

Kathleen Traylor, MD

Director, State Government Affairs

Amgen

Bradley Westmoreland, BS

Senior Manager, State Government Affairs

Genentech

Kimberly Young, BS

President

Kansas City Animal Health Corridor

Susan Zalenski, MBA

Director, State Government Affairs

Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc