Visit KC Board of Directors

The Visit KC Board of Directors is comprised of up to 30 civic and business leaders from the greater Kansas City area. The Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri, with the advice and consent of the City Council, appoints 15 members and the Visit KC Board elects up to 15 members.

2017 Board Meetings at 3pm

January 17, 2017 - Public Notice

      Location: Visit KC 1321 Baltimore Ave., Kansas City, MO 64105 Parking: Hilton President Hotel Garage 



Visit KC Annual Meeting, February 9th, 2017



April 25, 2017, 4 P.M. - Public Notice

      Location: Visit KC 1321 Baltimore Ave., Kansas City, MO 64105 Parking: Hilton President Hotel Garage 

July 25, 2017, 4 P.M. - Public Notice

     Location: Visit KC 1321 Baltimore Ave., Kansas City, MO 64105 Parking: Hilton President Hotel Garage 

October 25, 2017 - Public Notice 

     Location: Visit KC 1321 Baltimore Ave., Kansas City, MO 64105 Parking: Hilton President Hotel Garage 

Annual Board Meeting, December 12, 2017 - Public Notice  

2017 Executive Committee Meetings at 10:30am

January 17, 2017 - Public Notice 

January 30, 2017 - Public Notice

March 23, 2017 - Public Notice

May 18, 2017 - Public Notice

June 20, 2017 - Public Notice

September 21, 2017 Public Notice

November 21, 2017 Public Notice

Members of the 2017 Visit KC Board of Directors

Board Officers

CHAIR – Kevin Pistilli, President, Raphael Hotel Group

VICE CHAIR – Cici Rojas, President, Tico Productions & Tico Sports

TREASURER – Cindy Circo, Manager Public Affairs, Kansas City Power & Light

SECRETARY – Jeanette Prenger, President, ECCO Select Corporation

Board of Directors

  • Vic Allred, President, Jazz, A Louisiana Kitchen
  • Lee Barnes, Jr., Councilman, 5th District At-Large, City of Kansas City, Missouri
  • Nick Benjamin, Executive Director, The Cordish Co.
  • Bill Chapin, Senior Vice President of Business Operations, Kansas City Chiefs Football Club
  • Cindy Circo (Treasurer), Public Affairs Manager, Kansas City Power & Light
  • Dan Fowler, Councilman, 2nd District, City of Kansas City, Missouri
  • Arzelia Gates, Corporate Secretary, Gates Bar-B-Q Corp.
  • Gloria Jackson-Leathers, Director of Kansas City Civic Engagement, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
  • Bob Kendrick, President, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
  • Jenny Kincaid, Owner, Socialworx PR
  • Steve Klika, Commissioner, Third District, Johnson County
  • David Lopez, General Manager, Manny’s Mexican Restaurant
  • Riccardo Lucas, President & CEO, N.STRIDE Consulting, LLC
  • Bradley McCormack, Senior Associate, The Sader Law Firm
  • Pat Macdonald, Senior Philanthropic Advisor & Executive, Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
  • Rachel Merlo, Community Manager, Kansas City, Google
  • Stacey Paine, President, Crown Center Redevelopment Corp. 
  • Kevin Pistilli (Chair), President, Raphael Hotel Group
  • Jeanette Prenger (Secretary), President, ECCO Select Corporation
  • Clayton Reid, President, MMGY Global
  • CiCi Rojas (Vice Chair), President, Tico Productions & Tico Sports
  • Rosemary Salerno, General Manager, Zona Rosa Development, LLC
  • Troy Schulte, City Manager, City of Kansas City, Missouri
  • Jim Snow, Complex General Manager, Westin Crown Center/Sheraton KC Hotel
  • Angie Stanland, Vice President of Associate Services & Recruiting, Cerner Corporation
  • Jon Stephens, President, Rockhill Strategic
  • Philip Strnad, General Manager, Hilton President Kansas City
  • Keli Wenzel, President/Managing Partner, O’Neill Marketing & Event Management, Inc.
  • Randy Wisthoff, Executive Director/CEO, Kansas City Zoo
  • Amy Jordan-Wooden, President & CEO, AJW Consulting

Ex Officios

  • Bill George, President, KCTG
  • Kathy Nelson, President/CEO, KC Sports Commission
  • Kurt Mayo, Executive Director, Holet Lodging Association
  • Oscar McGaskey, Director, Convention & Entertainment Facilities
  • Troy Stremming, Executive VP of Government Relations, Pinnanle Entertainment Inc. 
  • Brenda Tinnen, AEG-Kansas City, Sprint Center

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