About US

Who We Are

Dr. Kevin Mills

President & CEO

Kevin Mills

President & CEO
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Janae Bell

Director, Strategic Engagement

Janae Bell

Director, Strategic Engagement
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Shae Swedlund-Hall

Director, Creative Strategy

Shae Swedlund-Hall

Director, Creative Strategy
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Kendra Christman

Director, Programs & Education

Kendra Christman

Director, Programs & Education
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MEET OUR LEADERSHIP

What We Do

Mission

Our mission is to lead the effort of supporting and growing Kansas’ bioscience ecosystem including bioscience research, commercialization, training, and business development. Through organizational and collaborative efforts we provide meaningful content, connections, and advocacy to advance the state’s bioscience industry. 

Vision 

Advancing Kansas’ bioscience ecosystem by driving and sustaining innovation, inspiration, and collaboration

Values 

Collaboration: engage in meaningful and productive partnerships that serve the broad scientific community and state

Advocacy: provide a unified voice for the Kansas bioscience community and act as a resource for those who seek to know more about the bioscience industry in Kansas

Inclusion & Equity: advance the scientific ecosystem by building upon the intrinsic and extrinsic strengths provided to our community through the use of equitable and inclusive practices

Innovation: foster a culture of bold creativity, continuous improvement, and discovery

Strategic Goals & Objectives