Board of Directors
BikeWalkKC is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. They come from a diverse range of backgrounds and contribute greatly to BikeWalkKC’s success.
2021-2022 Board of Directors
Senior Vice-President, Digital Marketing Manager at UMB Bank
Ashley Z. Hand, AIA, LEED AP BD+C
Director of Strategic Communications at the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, KS
John Jespersen, MBA, AIF
Financial Planner and Wealth Advisor at Metcalf Partners
Robin Shook, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Center for Children’s Healthy Lifestyles and Nutrition, Children’s Mercy, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Lesley Pories, MCRP, MALD
Manager, Sector Strategy at Water.org
Amanda Grimes, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies
Senior Advisor at Parris Communications
Community volunteer, retired
Ruth Anne French-Hodson
Attorney at Sharp Law Firm
Attorney and community volunteer
Lead Electrical Engineer at Burns and McDonnell
Join the Board
BikeWalkKC will be seeking new board members to join in June 2022.