About our Board

The EPNKC Board is composed of members from various companies around the KC Metro Area. The board meets regularly to determine future programming for our attendees, and is further informed by the experiences from their professional careers.

Meet the Team

Brenda Vandeginste
President, Accreditation

Human Resources Consultant

Laurie Minard
Community Relations

VP, Human Resources
1200 E. 151st St.
Olathe, KS 66062

Michelle “Mickey” Carlson BBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Director HR | Vice President              Yarco Companies | 4Sight Group | Clearway Environmental                     7920 Ward Parkway                        Kansas City, MO 64114

David Grant

David Grant, PHR, SHRM-CP

Human Resources Director            Johnson County Park & Recreation 
7900 Renner Road, Shawnee Mission, KS 66219

John Fink

Human Resources Executive
Senior HR Advisor
Senior Human Resources Business Partner

Julie R. McKee

Founding Member & Attorney FineLine HR Consulting | Freeman Martin McKee, LLC
7611 State Line Road, Suite 200
Kansas City, MO 64114

Levi Snow

Director, Human Resources
Blackwell LLP
4801 Main Street, Suite 1000
Kansas City, MO 64112-2551
Brenda Flood

Brenda Flood, MS Program/Speaker Sourcing and Selection

Director of Training & Leadership Development
KBP Investments
10950 Grandview Drive, Suite 300 Overland Park, KS 66210

EPN Administrator

Nancy Richards Strahle Past President, EPNKC Administrator

Strahle Productions