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YWCA 30th Anniversary Leader: BLANCHE PARKS

Blanche Parks District Governor Elect District Rotary 5710 District Governor Elect, Blanche Parks, joined the Downtown Topeka Rotary in 1999 and served as president in 2012. While President, the club raised…

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YWCA 30th Anniversary Leader: MICHELLE DE LA ISLA

Michelle De La Isla Mayor of the City of Topeka Diversity and Inclusion Representative at Westar Energy Born of humble beginnings in New York, Mayor De La Isla faced many…

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YWCA 30th Anniversary Leader: MARTHA BARTLETT PILAND

Martha Bartlett Piland President + CEO of MB Piland Advertising + Marketing Inventor of TRANSFORMOTION™ in a Box Author of “Culturing Creative” Martha Bartlett Piland, president + CEO, established MB…

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YWCA 30th Anniversary Leader: LIZ STEFFEN

Liz Steffen Chief Financial Officer / Senior Vice President of IT for Envista Credit Union Liz Steffen is the Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of IT at Envista Credit…

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Desmond Henry, CFP®, named to InvestmentNews’ 2018 40 Under 40 List

InvestmentNews has recognized Desmond Henry as a 2018 40 Under 40 Honoree. Desmond Henry was chosen from a pool of almost 1,000 nominees by a panel of reporters, editors and other…

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Kansas Department of Commerce announces leadership changes

The Kansas Department of Commerce announces Wade Wiebe has been appointed as the agency’s Director of Workforce Innovation. The agency also announces the appointments of Susan NeuPoth Cadoret as Director…

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Westar Energy Gives $20,000 to Support Youth Entrepreneurs®

Westar Energy Foundation will present Youth Entrepreneurs (YE) with a check for $20,000 in support of Topeka and Wichita program initiatives. This gift marks the ninth year Westar Energy Foundation…

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Dr. Lance Jepson joins GraceMed

GraceMed, Topeka’s new nonprofit community healthcare provider, is pleased to announce that Dr. Lance Jepson is now seeing pediatric patients at its two Topeka clinics. Dr. Jepson is Board Certified…

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Four days left to see the traveling sea lion experience

There are just four days left to see the traveling sea lion experience, Sea Lion Splash at the Topeka Zoo and Conservation Center.  After their 3:00 performance on Sunday, they will begin to…

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“Yay! Kona Ice is here!”

By Lisa Loewen Photo by David Vincent Article Provided by Envista If you attend any major festival in Topeka or Lawrence, you will likely see the iconic blue truck with…