Community Advisors

The JLKCMO depends on the advice and expertise of professionals in the Kansas City area to assist with fundraising, marketing and public relations, community relationships, training and governmental relations.

Sara Anthony

Senior Employment & Litigation Counsel, Compass Minerals






Kate O’Hara Gasper

Partner, Lathrop GMP LLP

Ann Hackett, Ph.D.

Talent & Culture Executive, UMKC Henry W. Bloch School of Management

Scott Hall

Senior Vice President for Civic and Community Initiatives, Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce



Jovanna Rohs, Ph.D.

Director of Early Learning and Head Start, Mid-America Regional Council

Dia Wall

Anchor/Reporter, KSHB TV 41