The Economic Development Advisory Board (EDAG) was assembled in 2014 in order to:

  1. Create and update the City’s economic development strategy
  2. Advise the City on economic development priorities, programs, marketing efforts, etc…
  3. Make recommendations to the City Commission on development projects for which City incentives are requested
  4. Propose changes to policies and procedures governing economic development activities
  5. Advocate for programs and activities that will improve the economic conditions of the City and the surrounding area
  6. Partner with the local chamber of commerce, other economic development organizations, other city departments and boards, county officials, state and federal entities, community non-profits, educational institutions, healthcare providers, businesses, and citizens to further economic development efforts.

Economic Development Strategies and Priorities established by EDAG.

City Clerk- 913-367-5506


Member Name Term Expires
Dan Raplinger 7-31-2019
D.J. Bruce 7-31-2019
Brandon Gall 7-31-2019
Jim Rowland 7-31-2019
Justin Bottorff 7-31-2020
Mike Zuzolo 7-31-2020
Justas Norvilas 7-31-2020
Don Ball (Chairman) 7-31-2020
Charo Kelley 7-31-2021
Michael Kuckelman (Vice Chair) 7-31-2021
Elizabeth Collins 7-31-2021