2023-24 AIGA KC Board

Executive Team

Khyneesha Edwards
President
she/her
IG: @justsayneesh
Chandler Johnson
President-Elect/Vice President of Chapter Engagement
he/him
IG: @kalimizzou
Andrew Sexton
Vice President of Finance
he/him
IG: @sextondesign.ai
Kenzie Tubbs
Vice President of Operations
she/her
IG: @kenz.tubbs
Olivia Feathers
Vice President of Chapter Development
she/her
IG: @livmarie.feathers

Communications

Gabi Moore
Chair of Communications
she/her
IG: @heygabimoore
Marie Baldwin
Director of Communications
she/her
IG: @lipstickandgin
Jocelyn Sands
Associate of Communications – Web
she/her
IG: @heyyy.joce
Jared Valburg
Associate of Communications – Newsletter/Email
he/him
IG: @jval-co

Education

Lisa Maione
Chair of Education
she/her/they/them
IG: @berriesforeveryone
Tim Hossler
Director of Education
he/him
Brittany Hand
Associate of Education
she/her
IG: @bhandzmakerdance
Mason Barry
Director of Mentorship
he/him
IG: @sopromason
Shelby Frazier
Associate of Mentorship
she/her
IG: @shelbyjlfrazier
Chris Russell
Associate of Mentorship
he/him
IG: @christopher.j.russell

Gala & Competitions

Sierra Hunter
Chair of Gala & Competitions
she/her
IG: @sierrahunter
Chris Meier
Director of Competitions
he/him
Isabelle Brown
Associate of Gala
she/her
IG: @isablehhh

Programming

Tim Galles
Chair of Programming
he/him
IG: @galles2000
Ellie Newlin
Director of Programming
she/her
IG: @enewlin
Erica Gianakon
Associate of Programming
she/her
IG: @e.ricag
Jamie Keith
Associate of Programming
she/her
IG: @jamiekeithdesign

Community Engagement (Kansas City Design Week)

Maggie Newlin
Chair of Community Engagement
she/her
IG: @mag_pie94
Jeremy Burns
Director of Community Engagement
he/him
IG: @jburns
Adrienne Maples
Associate of Community Engagement
she/her
IG: @amaplesphoto
Kearra Johnson
Associate of Community Engagement
she/her
IG: @studiol.o

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Dana Middleton
Chair of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
she/her
IG: @wearecompimpact
Kate Ross
Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
she/her
IG: @kate.l.ross
Derick Lopez
Associate of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
he/him
IG: @derickxdesign

Community Outreach

Alison Heasley
Chair of Chapter Advancement
she/her
Jerry Ponzer
Director of Sponsorship
he/him
IG: @jerryponzer

Advisory Committee

Ashley Tebbe (President Emeritus)
Lauren Tan
Kelly Ludwig

If you are interested in joining the AIGA KC Board, learning more about our open positions, or joining as a chapter member, please contact our Chair of Chapter Advancement, Kelly Ludwig at membership@kansascity.aiga.org.

“Design is thinking made visual.”
–Saul Bass

New Members

Sue Leo
Educator
December 28, 2023
Meg Morris
Student
October 30, 2023
Ju-young Morimoto
Student
September 25, 2023
Annie Morrison
Student
September 1, 2023
Natalia Loubriel
Student
August 31, 2023
Dana Middleton
Professional
August 4, 2023