Government Affairs Group


Olathe Chamber's Business To Government (B2G) Steering Committee

The Olathe Chamber's Business To Government (B2G) Steering Committee meets regularly to act as liaisons with elected officials. The group's mission includes mobilizing and informing members (including drafting the annual Legislative Platform) and working to get out the vote in Olathe.

Ex officio members

Tim McKee, CEO OCC also serves as secretary
Kate Allen, Chair Olathe Chamber Board

Class of 2022

Matthew Stromberg, Foulston Seifken
Sam Olawaiye, Garmin International
Heidi Thummel, GBA Architects & Engineers
David Kugler, Bud Brown Volkswagen
Deanne Engstrom, Country Club Bank

Class of 2023

Chris Hess, McCownGordon
Mario Washington, Olathe Ford Lincoln
Patrick Courtney, Terracon
Jill DeBok, Pepsi Beverages
Dustin Avey, Chair/Piper Sandler

Class of 2024

Frank Taylor, Kreamer Kincaid Taylor Lipsman Parks & Arney, LC
Lori Mallory, Centerwell Senior Primary Care
Tim Danneberg, City of Olathe
Brian Hamilton, TVH
Bill Fitzpatrick, CMI Solutions

Classes serve July 1st­ June 30th.