Our world, Only better

A mission 70 years in the making.

We strengthen the social sector with a talented and prepared workforce.

Our Dream Team

Board of Directors

Don Munce Chair Retired, National Research Center for College & University Admissions Lee's Summit, MO
Kathy Snead Vice Chair Education Consultant Fairfax, VA
Tamara Strickland Treasurer Senior Associate, KPMG LLC Kansas City, MO
Debbie Espinosa, CNP Secretary President & CEO, FIND Food Bank Palm Springs, CA
Amber Allred Slavin, J.D. Board Member Independent Contractor Phoenix, AZ
Robert Ashcraft, Ph.D. Board Member Arizona State University Phoenix, AZ
Alanna Beare Board Member SaaS Marketing Program Manager, IBM Olathe, KS
David Byrd, CNP Board Member Retired, YMCA of the USA Pawleys Island, SC
Wendy Bolyard Board Member Clinical Assistant Professor, Campus Director; University of Colorado Denver Denver
Errol Copilevitz, Esq. Board Member Attorney, Senior Partner and Founder, Copilevitz, Lam & Raney, LLC Kansas City, MO
Julianne Gassman, CNP, Ph.D. Board Member Campus Director, University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls , IA
Grant Gooding Board Member Founder & CEO, Proof Positioning Overland Park
Joseph R. King, CNP Board Member Chairman and CEO, The Narrangansett Group, Inc. Grapevine, TX
Bob Kendrick Board Member President, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum Kansas City, MO
David LeFebvre, CNP, CFRE Board Member Supplier Diversity Business Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Richmond, VA
James Pendleton Board Member Retired Leawood, KS
Richard Rossi Board Member DaVinci Education, Inc. Washington, DC
Lee Sherman Board Member Retired, National Human Services Assembly Baltimore, MD
Jimmie Stark Board Member Retired Leawood, KS
Jennifer Wade-Berg Board Member Associate Professor and Campus Executive Director of NLA, Kennesaw State University Kennesaw, GA