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CURRENT LEADERSHIP

Executive Director

Sara Craig
DBIA-MAR Executive Director

816.868.1686

Regional Executive Council

(Elected – one-year terms serving January through December)

Regional President and Board Chairman

Jesse Dull

Senior Estimator

McCownGordon Construction

816.877.0667

Regional Past President

Karen Hogan, DBIA

Business Manager

Turner Construction

816.283.0555

Regional Vice President and President Elect

Marc Tower
Vice President, Business Development

Citadel Electric

816.697.6643

Regional Secretary

Darin Affeldt
National Sales Manager

Built KC

913.217.5141

Regional Treasurer

Chris Staus, AIA, NCARB, DBIA

Senior Project Manager

CRB

913.706.7030

Chapter President – Iowa

Michael Anthony
Senior Project Manager

Opus Design Build

515.446.4935

Chapter President – Kansas City

Laura Terrebonne
Business Development Lead

McClure

573.353.6707

Chapter President – Nebraska

Mitch Klein, PE, ENV SP
Project Manager

402.310.9221

Chapter President – Ozarks

Ozark Chapter

816.868.1686

Chapter President – St. Louis

Laura Hartzler
Construction / Design-Build

Burns & McDonnell

314.972.3067

Chapter President – Kansas

Tyler Dehn

Project Manager

Wildcat Construction

316.945.9408

Regional Board of Directors

(Elected – one-year terms serving January through December)

Education Chair

Mitchell Fuemmeler, DBIA, LEED AP BD+C
Project Manager

Nabholz

816.985.7463

Laws & Regulations Chair

Brendan Quinn
Attorney

Brown & Ruprecht

816.292.7006

Membership Committee Co-Chair

Patrick LaHue
Director of Business Development, Kansas City

HFG Architecture

816.249.1500 x307

Membership Committee Co-Chair

Matt Meier
Senior Director

Pulse Design Group

913.438.9095

Owner’s Council Chair

John Mitchell, PE
Director

Burns & McDonnell

816.822.3357

Programs Chair

John Komaromi
Project Manager

Turner Construction

816.283.0555

Public Relations Chair

Sara Freetly
Executive Vice President

candid marketing

816.765.3608

Sponsorship Chair

Bob Lindeblad
Project Initiatives Manager

BHC

913.663.1900

Technology Chair

Rafael Saucedo
IT Manager

McCownGordon Construction

816.877.0675

Next Gen Committee Co-Chair

Brandon Perriman
Estimator

McCownGordon Construction

816.960.1111

Next Gen Committee Co-Chair

Kelsey Morgan
Staff Engineer

NorthPoint Development

417.343.5030

Advisory Member

Dennis Burns
President

Pulse Design Group

913.438.9095

Advisory Member

Mark Deaton, RA, DBIA, LEED AP
Associate VP; Project Director – Architecture

HNTB

816.527.2645