Leadership Greater Topeka (LGT), a program of the Greater Topeka Partnership, is excited to announce the names of its 2020 class. For 37 years now, LGT has identified outstanding leaders from the community and teaches the participants aspects of leadership.

Class members attend a retreat and eight day-long sessions that begin in January and continue through May. During these classes they will learn about the opportunities and challenges facing Topeka and Shawnee County and how they can work to influence important community issues.

Carmen Anello

Bajillion Agency

Teresa Benson

The Topeka Capital-Journal

Patrick Biggs

Seaman High School

Megan Bottenberg

Cox Communications

Thomas Bronaugh

Shawnee County Sheriff's Office

Travis Buchanan

Capitol Federal Savings Bank

Kevin Burton

Topeka Civic Theatre

Robert Bush

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus

Thomas Carmona

Schwerdt Design

Denise Cyzman

Community Care Network of Kansas

Alex Delaney

Sunflower Soccer Association, Inc.

Kristy Druse

Security Benefit

Barbara Duncan

Clayton Wealth Partners

Ron Ekis

City of Topeka Police Department

Andrew Fry

Topeka Metro Transit Authority

Abbey Frye

Kansas Gas Service, Division of ONE Gas

Jessica Horton

Sprout Creative

Austin Jackson

Stormont-Vail Health

Trevin James

Federal Home Loan Bank Topeka

Chris Kuwitzky

Washburn University

Kelm Lear

Topeka High School

Brett Martin

United Way of Greater Topeka

Michelle McCormick

YWCA Northeast Kansas

TJ McDonald

Brandon Aldridge State Farm

Mackenzi Mondesir

U.S. Bank

Rockell Otero

Prairie Band LLC

Nicole Revenaugh

Irigonegaray, Turner & Revenaugh, L.L.P.

Cherie Sage

Safe Kids Kansas, Inc.

Johnnie Sanders

Topeka Public Schools/Pine Ridge Prep

Jennifer Sauer

Shawnee County

Tobias Schlingensiepen

First Congregational Church

Jammie Serrano

Advisors Excel

Deborah Stanton

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Brian Thurlow

Reser’s Fine Foods

Tara Wallace

Tara Wallace, LLC

Marcy Weekley

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas

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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Michelle Cuevas-Stubblefield at 785.246.6147 or Michelle.Stubblefield@TopekaPartnership.com