LISC National
Who We Are

Local Advisory Board


Nola Adebo
Truman Medical Center
Construction Project Manager 



Mike Barr 
J.E. Dunn Construction
Vice President, Estimating


Linda Manlove - Braxton
Community Leader 


 

Bill Dana
Cental Bank of Kansas City
President/CEO

 

Denise Dowd, M.D. 
Childrens's Mercy 
Associate Medical Director | Professor of Pediatrics



Brian File 

KCP&L
Senior Manager, Products & Services



Cydney M. Gurgens

UMB Bank
Director of Commercial Real Estate


Melissa Patterson Hazley, Ph.D. 
UMKC Institute for Human Development 
Director of Community Research, Training & Evaluation



Joe Hiersteiner | Board Chairperson 

Seigfreid Bingham P.C.
Partner



Adam LaBoda

Spencer Fane LLP
Partner 



Clyde McQueen

Full Employment Council
President


Sandra Olivas
Bank of Labor
VP, Commercial Business Development Officer 

Lauren Palmer 
Mid-America Regional Council 
Director of Local Government Services



Christine Pierson 
Innovative Funding Services
President & CEO



Rafiq Saad, MBA

BMO Harris Bank
Vice President, P&C 

 


Patrice Townsend 

KCBPU Utility Services
Supervisor