Who is Kansas City Creates?

Vision
KC Creates is a vital, creative community in which the arts ignite shared experiences and unexpected connections.

Mission
KC Creates empowers a diverse array of educational and cultural events in order to inspire creativity and build bonds among audiences, artists,
businesses and civic organizations.

It does this by:

  • Fostering an inclusive arts community.
  • Providing opportunities for artists, from emerging to established, to share their work.
  • Celebrating artistic expression.

The Team

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Cheryl Kimmi
Executive Director

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Tiffany Chappell
Program Coordinator

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Lea Petrie
Project Manager

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Jake Swaney
Marketing Coordinator

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Erik La Londe
Graphic Designer

Anna De Sando

Anna De Sando
Brand Developer + Creative Guru

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Jamie Aguirre
Grant Writer

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Peggy Brockshmidt
Bookkeeper

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Michelle Janson
Accountant

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Diana Arganbright
Special Project Coordinator

The Board of Directors

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Lance Loewenstein
Attorney at Law PC

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Mark Conarroe
AT&T

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Maryfrances Wagner
The Writers Place and Editor of I-70 Review

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Deborah Shouse and Ron Zoglin
The Creativity Connection

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Trudie Homan

SPONSORSHIP

We're looking for sponsors as dynamic as we are! Creates is the perfect opportunity to engage with the progressive people we draw out. Let us build a sponsorship package tailored specifically to your needs!

Cheryl Kimmi|Executive Producer
ckimmi@kccreates.org

DONATE A GIFT

It takes a village to raise an arts organization dedicated to emerging and experimental art! To make an easy, general donation of any amount, please use our secure Donate Link.

KC Creates, Inc is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit corporation. For more info, email or call our Executive Producer at (816) 533-5890.