Sean Frost

20 Under 40: SEAN FROST

SEAN FROST Development Director Washburn University Alumni Association and Foundation As the Development Director for the Washburn University Alumni Association and Foundation, Sean raises money to enhance the educational opportunities…

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JOSH GORRELL ~ DRIVER OF INNOVATION

By ADAM VLACH Photos by RACHEL LOCK If you buy a warranty on a car, it covers every part of the car—right? You don’t have to get a warranty for…

Zach Ahrens

20 Under 40: ZACH AHRENS

ZACH AHRENS President & Publisher The Topeka Capital-Journal In the two years that Zach has lived in Topeka, he has already impacted our community in more ways than most people…

Martinek & Flynn

The Heart Of The Entrepreneur: Martinek & Flynn

TOPEKA HAS BEEN TRANSFORMED one house at a time, by a swarm of “busy bees” that is celebrating 60 years of working hard to get jobs done. Martinek and Flynn…

Aaron Scott

20 Under 40: AARON SCOTT

AARON SCOTT Vice President, Project Manager Certus Structural Engineers Aaron is responsible for facilitating the engineering and construction document production process of the company’s projects from start to finish. In…

Missty Lechner

20 Under 40: MISSTY LECHNER

MISSTY LECHNER Advocacy Project Director American Heart Association Missty works with communities throughout the state of Kansas to mobilize residents and leaders to advocate for public policies that increase access…

Susan Prochaska

20 Under 40: SUSANA PROCHASKA

SUSANA PROCHASKA President Kansas School Counselor Association School Counselor Washburn Rural High School Susana serves as the President of the Kansas School Counselor Association with an executive board of approximately…

Michael Kagay

20 Under 40: MICHAEL KAGAY

MICHAEL KAGAY District Attorney Shawnee County District Attorney’s Office Michael, the youngest District Attorney in Shawnee County’s history, directs all operations within the DA’s Office. This includes the prosecution of…

Jared Rudy

20 Under 40: JARED RUDY

JARED RUDY Security Systems Analyst Westar Energy President & CEO Norsemen Brewing Company In addition to Jared Rudy’s role as a security systems analyst ensuring security and accessibility for IT…

Grace

Expert Advice: Becoming a Landlord

Grace Brown Mitchell BALANCED PROPERTY MANAGEMENT Would you launch a company without a business plan? The answer is probably no. ALL TOO OFTEN investment and rental properties are purchased with…