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Board of Governors

The Board of Governors serves as the representation and the voice of alumni to the law school. Current board members are listed below. 

Officers

President
Lydia I. Beebe, L’77 (2017-20)
San Francisco, CA

Vice President/President-Elect
William F. (Brad) Bradley Jr., L'80 (2017-20)
Overland Park, KS


Governors

Matt Austin, L’05 (2020)
Caliber Development Company
Oklahoma City, OK
District 9

Gary L. Ayers, L’79 (2021)
Foulston Siefkin, LLP
Wichita, KS
District 9

Daniel A. Belhumeur, L’08 (2020)
Tellurian Investments
Houston, TX
District 9

Jesse Betts, L’06 (2022)
Thompson & Knight
Dallas, Texas
District 7

Kimberly Klemme Bonifas, L’02 (2020)
Morris, Laing, Evans, Brock and Kennedy
Wichita, KS
District 4

Megan L. Brackney, L’98 (2021)
Kostelanetz & Fink LLP
New York, NY
District 6

Jo Ann Butaud, L’81 (2020)
Evans & Mullinix PA
Shawnee, KS
District 9

Jeff Chanay, L’84 (2022)
Kansas Attorney General's Office
Topeka, Kansas
District 2

Amy Fellows Cline, L’00 (2021)
Triplett, Woolf & Garretson LLC
Wichita, KS
District 4

Christopher P. Colyer, L’09 (2021)
Snell & Wilmer LLP
Phoenix, AZ
District 7

Sean C. Cunningham, L’94 (2020)
DLA Piper
San Diego, CA
District 8

Dennis D. Depew, L’83 (2019)
Kansas Attorney General’s Office
Topeka, KS
District 9

Bryan J. Didier, L’04 (2021)
Leverage Law Group LLC
Leawood, KS
District 3

Michael E. Dill, L’09 (2020)
Holland & Hart LLP
Denver, CO
District 7

Zach Dyer, L’07 (2022)
Polsinelli, PC – Kansas City
Olathe, Kansas
District 3

Brad Fink, L’99 (2021)
Stevens & Brand, LLP
Lawrence, KS
District 2

Shelly L. Freeman, L’88 (2021)
Jackson Lewis PC
Overland Park, KS
District 5

Luis F. Gomar, L’05 (2020)
Thompson & Knight LLP
Houston, TX
District 9

Marilyn M. Harp, L’79 (2020)
Kansas Legal Services, Inc.
Topeka, KS
District 2

John E. Hayes III, L’91 (2019)
Dick's Sporting Goods
Coraopolis, PA
District 9

Justin Hendrix, L’09 (2022)
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garret & Dunner, LLP
Bakersfield, California
District 8

Beau A. Jackson, L’09 (2021)
Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg, LLP
Washington, DC
District 9

Hon. Teresa J. James, L’84 (2020)
United States District Court, District of Kansas
Kansas City, KS
District 3

Megan Barr Jennings, L’07 (2022)
Mariner Holdings
Leawood, Kansas
District 3

Mark W. Knackendoffel, L’82 (2021)
The Trust Company
Manhattan, KS  66503
District 1

Paul C. Lantis, L’10 (2021)
Littler Mendelson, PC
Philadelphia, PA
District 9

Linda S. Legg, L’75 (2019)
St. Louis, MO
District 9

Kelli Colyer Lieurance, L’05 (2019)
Baird Holm LLP
Omaha, NE
District 9

Justin M. Lungstrum, L’00 (2020)
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
New York, NY
District 6

Terry Malone, L’82 (2022)
Partner at Martin Pringle in Wichita
Wichita, Kansas
District 4

Thomas P. Maltese, L’08 (2019)
Deloitte
Milwaukee, WI
District 9

Col. Karen Mayberry, L’86 (2022)
Appellate Military Judge, United States Air Force
Alexandria, Virginia
District 6

Carrie A. McAtee, L’03 (2019)
Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
Kansas City, MO
District 9

Ayesha S. Mehdi, L’10 (2021)
Frontier Health Law
Las Vegas, NV
District 9

Robin J. Miles, L’86 (2021)
Bracewell LLP
New York, NY
District 9

Laura Monahan, L’07 (2022)
Cancer Center of Kansas Wichita, Kansas
District 4

William H. Moore, L’06 (2020)
Crestwood Equity Partners LP
Kansas City, MO
District 9

Rick Norden, L’90 (2022)
Fairbanks Scales Inc.  
Mission Hills, Kansas
District 3

David J. Rebein, L’80 (2020)
Rebein Brothers
Dodge City, KS
District 1

Barbie Reinard, L’12 (2021)
Amazon
Seattle, WA
District 8

Douglas R. Richmond, L’89 (2019)
Aon Corporation
Overland Park, KS
District 9

Tom Rottinghaus, L’98 (2022)
Wagstaff & Cartmell – Kansas City
Prairie Village, Kansas
District 3

Tim Schantz, L’90 (2022)
Troon 
Phoenix, Arizona
District 7

Meg Scheiderer, L’06 (2022)
Husch Blackwell
Kansas City, Missouri
District 5

Stephen E. Scheve, L’81 (2020)
Reed Smith LLP
Houston, TX
District 7

John L. Snyder, L’94 (2019)
Dentons
Kansas City, MO
District 9

Patrick J. Stueve, L’87 (2020)
Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP
Kansas City, MO
District 5

S. Lee Meigs Taylor, L’82 (2022)
Charlson & Wilson Bonded Abstractors, Inc.
Manhattan, Kansas
District 1

J.R. Walters, L’75 (2021)
JRW Business Consulting
St. Louis, MO
District 9

Jabari B. Wamble, L’06 (2019)
United States Attorney's Office
Kansas City, KS
District 9


Senior Governors

Hon. Carol A. Beier, L’85
Kansas Supreme Court
Topeka, KS
 
Richard L. Bond, L’60
Shawnee Mission, KS
 
Hon. Donald W. Bostwick, L’68
Augusta, KS
 
Arden J. Bradshaw, L’69
Arden J. Bradshaw, Attorney at Law
Wichita, KS
 
Hon. Mary Beck Briscoe, L’73
U.S. Court of Appeals
Denver, CO
 
Terry Bullock, L’64
Topeka, KS
 
Anne E. Burke, L’81
Burke McClasky Stevens
Overland Park, KS
 
Tim Connell, L’78
Connell and Connell
El Dorado, KS
 
Hon. Daniel D. Crabtree, L’81
U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
Topeka, KS
 
Heywood H. Davis, L’58
Davis, Sands & Collins
Kansas City, MO
 
Leo P. Dreyer, L’74
Shook, Hardy & Bacon, LLP
Kansas City, MO
 
Robert L. Driscoll, L’64
Seabrook Island, SC
 
Hon. Edward Larson, L’60
State of Kansas Topeka, KS
 
Robert H. Gale Jr., L’78
Gale and Gale, Attorneys at Law
Syracuse, KS
 
Donald W. Giffin, L’53
Spencer Fane
Kansas City, MO
 
Timothy A. Glassco, L’02
Cross Oak Group
Austin, TX
 
Jeanne Gorman , L’78
Jeanne Gorman Rau, LLC
Overland Park, KS
 
Robert L. Howard, L’59
Foulston Siefkin L.L.P.
Wichita, KS
 
Larry E. Keenan, L’54
Keenan Law Firm, PA
Great Bend, KS
 
Hon. Steve A. Leben, L’82
State of Kansas
Topeka, KS
 
Daniel J. Lyons, L’77
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners
Houston, TX
 
M.B. Miller, L’83
City of North Little Rock
North Little Rock, AR
 
Hon. Jerry Moran, L’82
United States Congress
Washington, DC
 
Hon. Julie A. Robinson, L’81
United States District Court
Kansas City, KS
 
Hon. Fred N. Six, L’56
Lawrence, KS
 
Christopher Smith, L’72
Evergreen, CO
 
Diane H. Sorensen, L’84
Morris, Laing, Evans, Brock and Kennedy
Wichita, KS
 
Cathleen Chandler Stevenson, L’75
Dallas, TX
 
Gary A. Waldron, L’79
Weintraub Tobin
Newport Beach, CA
 

Ex-Officio Members

Douglas A. Girod, Chancellor
University of Kansas
 
Dean Stephen Mazza
School of Law
University of Kansas
 
Jöel Thompson, President
Student Bar Association
School of Law
University of Kansas
 
David Hammack, Past President
Student Bar Association
School of Law
University of Kansas
 
(Last updated 10/4/18)

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