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

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

Claire Henry
Student
June 12, 2024
Ashley Read
Emerging
June 3, 2024
Kimberly Foster
Professional
May 28, 2024
Kelli Oestreich
Group Membership
May 22, 2024
Spenser Albertsen
Group Membership
May 22, 2024
Paul Burkhart
Group Membership
May 22, 2024