Wichita Area Outlook Team

The purpose of the Wichita Area Outlook Team is to provide a forum for collecting, exchanging and reporting business and industry information. The information content and presentation is designed to improve planning, forecasting and business effectiveness of members and their constituents. The primary focus of the team is identifying events and trends that affect the Wichita metropolitan area economy.

  • Mark Schmelzle — Senior VP at Allen, Gibbs & Houlik, L.C.
    Phone: 316-291-4024
  • Marlin Penner — President, John T. Arnold Associates Inc.
    Phone: 316-263-7242
  • Michael Grier — President & CEO, Martin K. Eby Construction Co., Inc.
    Phone: 316-260-2265
  • Mike Ellis — Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Delta Dental of Kansas
    Phone: 316-500-6650
  • Mis Gaston — Mall Manager, Towne East Square-Wichita
    Phone: 316-946-1564
  • Phone: 316-796-0914
  • Sheryl Wohlford — President, Automation-Plus, Inc.
    Phone: 316-946-9988
  • Steve Dixon — President, P.B. Hoidale Co., Inc.
    Phone: 316-462-3341
  • Steve Funk — CEO, Graham Foundation
    Phone: 316-265-4226
  • Steve J. Martens — CEO, The Martens Companies
    Phone: 316-262-0000
  • Susie Santo — President & CEO, Visit Wichita Convention and Visitors Bureau
    Phone: 316-265-2800
  • Tami Barker — Director of Sales, Hyatt Regency Wichita
    Phone: 316-613-6280
  • Tim Cox — Community Relations Manager, Kansas Gas Service
    Phone: 316-832-3182
  • Tim Goodpasture — Economic Development Analyst, City of Wichita
    Phone: 316-268-3500
  • Tonya Miller — Vice President Lending, Business Banking, RCB Bank
    Phone: 316-247-7701
  • Vera Bothner — Managing Partner, Bothner and Bradley Inc.
    Phone: 316-260-6330
  • Victor White — Director of Airports, Wichita Airport Authority
    Phone: 316-946-4700
  • Walter Berry — President, Berry Companies, Inc.
    Phone: 316-832-0171
  • Wess Galyon — President/CEO, Wichita Area Builders Association
    Phone: 316-299-0129