Members


Terry Thompson

Chair

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Lexington, Missouri

Mr. Thompson was appointed to the CAC in 2012 and elected as chair in 2015. He is the Executive Vice President at B & L Bank.

Melissa Berg Harmon

Vice-Chair

Appointing Authority:
Johnson County, Kansas County Commission

Review Committee

Ms. Harmon was appointed to the CAC in 2011 and elected as vice-chair in 2015. She is a writer and communications consultant for Harmon Communications.


Daniel Shea

Treasurer

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri

Nominating Committee

Mr. Shea was appointed to the CAC in 2014 and elected treasurer in 2015. He is an associate for the Department of Veteran Affairs.


Thomas Alber

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri

Community Input Committee

Mr. Alber was appointed to the CAC in 2012. He is the chief of police for Garden City, Missouri.


Mary Ann Arnott

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Iola, Kansas

Community Input Committee

Ms. Arnott was appointed to the CAC in 2011.

 


Dee Ann Bowles

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Lee's Summit, Missouri

Nominating Committee, Chair

Ms. Bowles was appointed to the CAC in 2013. She previously worked as an administrator for Nueterra Healthcare and is now retired.


Nozella Brown, Ed.D.

Secretary

Appointing Authority:
Mayor/CEO of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas

Community Input Committee

Dr. Brown was appointed to the CAC in 2014. She is the extension agent for Family & Consumer Sciences at Kansas State University.


Cindy C. Chang, MD

Appointing Authority:
Johnson County, Kansas County Commission

Dr. Chang was appointed to the CAC in January 2016. She currently serves as the Medical Review Officer at Cynergy Medical Review Service in Overland Park, Kansas.


Art Chaudry

Appointing Authority:
Jackson County Executive

Mr. Chaudry was appointed to the CAC in 2016. He is the president/CEO of Swope Community Builders and Swope Community Enterprises.


John Cottrell, M.A.

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri

Community Input Committee

Mr. Cottrell was appointed to the CAC in 2015. He is the director of minority and special programs at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry.


Niki Lee Donawa

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri

Nominating Committee

Ms. Donawa was appointed to the CAC in 2015. She is the Chief Community Relations Officer for Truman Medical Centers.


David Michael Enos

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri

Review Committee, Chair

Mr. Enos was appointed to the CAC in 2014. He is Vice President, Marketing Communication for Axis Insurance.


Aaron Link

Appointing Authority:
Johnson County, Kansas County Commission

Review Committee

Mr. Link was appointed to the CAC in October 2015. He is a project manager at Perceptive Software.


Siobhan McLaughlin Lesley

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri

Review Committee

Ms. Lesley was appointed to the CAC in March 2016. She is Vice President, Director of Client Services at Walz Tetrick Advertising in Mission, Kansas.


Susan Mills-Gray

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Harrisonville, Missouri

Community Input Committee

Ms. Mills-Gray was appointed to the CAC in 2015. She is a Nutrition and Health Specialist at University of Missouri Extension.


Mary Jo Moore

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Independence, Missouri

Review Committee

Ms. Moore was appointed to the CAC in 2014. She is a consultant and coach for HealthierChurch.org.


Josephine Njoroge

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri

Nominating Committee

Ms. Njoroge was appointed to the CAC in 2012. She is a parent liaison at Benjamin Banneker Charter Academy of Technology.


Thuylinh Pham, M.D.

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Independence, Missouri

Community Input Committee

Dr. Pham was appointed to the CAC in February 2015. She is pediatrician at Children’s Mercy Hospital.


Alan Powell, M.D.

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Lee's Summit, Missouri

Review Committee; Nominating Committee

Dr. Powell was appointed to the CAC in 2014. He is a retired pediatrician in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.


Melissa Robinson, M.B.A.

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri

Community Input Committee

Ms. Robinson was appointed to the CAC in 2014. She is the president of the Black Health Care Coalition.


Terry Trafton

Appointing Authority:
Mayor of Independence, Missouri

Community Input Committee, Chair; Nominating Committee

Mr. Trafton was appointed to the CAC in 2014. He is the associate administrator for Behavioral Health at Truman Medical Center.


LaShawn Walker

Appointing Authority:
Jackson County Executive

Ms. Walker was appointed to the CAC in 2016. She currently works as the client relationship manager at UMB Bank.


Kelvin L. Walls, M.D.

Appointing Authority:
Jackson County Executive

Community Input Committee

Dr. Walls was appointed to the CAC in 2014. He is an otolaryngologist in the metropolitan Kansas City area.


Community Advisory Committee (CAC) Committees

Community Input Committee
Terry Trafton, Chair
Thomas Alber
Mary Ann Arnott
Nozella Brown, Ed.D.
John Cottrell
Susan Mills-Gray
Thuylinh Pham, M.D.
Melissa Robinson
Kelvin Walls, M.D.

Nominating Committee
Dee Ann Bowles, Chair
Niki Lee Donawa
Josephine Njoroge
Alan Powell, M.D.
Dan Shea
Terry Trafton
LaShawn Walker

Review Committee
Mike Enos, Chair
Alan Powell, M.D.
Melissa Berg Harmon
Aaron Link
Siobhan McLaughlin-Lesley
Mary Jo Moore
Cindy Chang, M.D.

Positions Available:

  • Johnson County, Kansas: 1 open position

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