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.
2020-2021 Board of Directors
Lesley Pories, MCRP, MALD
Manager, Sector Strategy at Water.org
Senior Vice-President, Digital Marketing Manager at UMB Bank
Amanda Grimes, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies
John Jespersen, MBA, AIF
Financial Planner and Wealth Advisor at Metcalf Partners
Ashley Z. Hand, AIA, LEED AP BD+C
Director of Strategic Communications at the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, KS
VP of Growth and Partnerships at Native Digital
Community volunteer, retired.
Robin Shook, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Center for Children’s Healthy Lifestyles and Nutrition, Children’s Mercy, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Ruth Anne French-Hodson
Attorney at Sharp Law Firm
Eric Rogers, MPA
Executive Director of BikeWalkKC
Join the Board
BikeWalkKC is seeking new board members in 2021. Learn more about board service here.