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

David Kugler, Chair Olathe Chamber Board


Class of 2018

Scott Coup, Chair, Enterprise Bank & Trust

Jason Parker, Jason Parker State Farm Insurance

Matt Smith, Berkley

Barry Sutherland, McCarthy Building Companies

Frank Taylor, JKreamer Kincaid Taylor Lipsman Parks & Arney


Class of 2019

Anne Oswald, Sir Speedy

Matthew Stromberg, Foulston Seifken

Josh Maxfield, Garmin International

Raul Duran, Arvest Bank

Heidi Thummel, GBA Architects & Engineers


Class of 2020

Michael Horrell, John Deere

Chris Hess, McCownGordon

Mario Washington, Olathe Ford Lincoln

Jimmy Gaona, Edward Jones

Patrick Courtney, Terracon


Classes serve July 1st - June 30th.