Meet the Forward OP Citizen Steering Committee

By October 22, 2017 News

A 26-member citizen Steering Committee has been appointed by the City Council to help guide the public process and the plan’s recommendations. Members were selected to reflect the city’s diverse backgrounds and interests. The Steering Committee will meet regularly throughout the process.


Steering Committee co-chairs
Greg Musil, Rouse, Frets, Gentile and Rhodes
Brenda Sharpe, REACH Healthcare Foundation

Julie Brewer, United Community Services
Marshaun Butler, Children’s Mercy Hospital
Darren Chadwick, Doubletree Hotel
Josh Clark, Kansas City Home Builders Association
Bill Ebel, City of Overland Park
Adam Hamilton, United Methodist Church of the Resurrection
Tom Herzog, Netsmart
Jim Holland, Arts and Recreation Foundation of Overland Park
Earl Major, Teva Pharmaceuticals
Mike McKeen, EPC Real Estate Group, LLC
Yvette Morton, Overland Park Citizen

Bobby Olm-Shipman, St. Lukes South Hospital
Bob Regnier, Bank of Blue Valley
Young Sexton, WingGate Travel
Mahnaz Shabbir, Shabbir Advisors and Crescent Peace Society
Paul Snider, JOCO Park and Recreation District
Joe Sopcich, Johnson County Community College
Brad Stratton, Shawnee Mission School Board
John Thompson, Overland Park City Council
Janiece Vohland, Neighborhood Executive Committee
Joan Wells, Wellington Group
Todd White, Blue Valley School District
Rick Worrel, Affinis Corp
Penny Postoak-Ferguson, Johnson County