Events

7th Annual Golf Tournament

Tournament Date: May 30, 2020

As we get closer to the event and have complete details we will update the info here.


8th Annual Recognition Banquet

Banquet Date: Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 6 PM at the Clarion Inn

To purchase tickets or sponsorship, call:

Sponsorship Levels: $1000, $500, $300, $200

Tim Cruz – 785-250-5067
Gabe Gallardo – 620-521-4944
Steve Sandoval – 620-272-4098

Our Keynote Speaker is Mr. Reggie Robinson, CEO of the Kansas Health Foundation.

Reggie L. Robinson portrait

Since December 1, 2019, Reggie Robinson has served as President and CEO of the Kansas Health Foundation, where he provides administrative, executive, and strategic leadership for the largest philanthropic organization in Kansas and works to advance the Foundation’s pursuit of its mission to improve the health of all Kansans. From 2017-19 he was Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs at the University of Kansas. In that capacity, he oversaw communications, outreach and government relations for KU. Before that role, he was, from 2014-17. Director of the School of Public Affairs and Administration at the University of Kansas, which houses the Nation’s pre-eminent program for City Management and Urban Policy. In that capacity, he provided academic and administrative leadership for one the nation’s top public administration programs. Before that KU appointment, he was a Professor of Law and the Inaugural Director of the Center for Law and Government at Washburn University.

He has served as a member and Chair for both the Kansas Advisory Group on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, and the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice. He serves as a Founding Director for the Kansas Leadership Center, and also Chaired the Sunflower Foundation Board of Trustees from 2012-18; he is also a Director for Topeka-based Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. He has served on the board of directors for both the KU Alumni Association and KU Endowment. He was awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Baker University.

He and his wife, Jane, a Clinical Professor of Nursing at Washburn University in Topeka, have two daughters. Clare is a management consultant with Price, Waterhouse, Coopers in Houston, Texas; Paige is serving with the Kansas Human Rights Commission in Topeka, KS.