Kansas Economic Outlook Team

Kansas Economic Outlook Team

The purpose of the Kansas Economic Outlook Team (KEOT) 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 Salina, Dodge City, Emporia, Hays, and Pittsburg area economies.

 
  • Abigail Crandall — Regional Operations Manager, Kansas Department of Commerce
    Phone: (785) 625-5654
  • Andrew Manley — CFO, First Bank Kansas
    Phone: (785) 825-2211
  • Blake Benson — President, Pittsburg Area Chamber of Commerce
    Phone: (620) 231-1000
  • Bob Muirhead — Director Economic & Community Development, Midwest Energy, Inc.
    Phone: (785) 650-2502
  • Craig VanWey — Regional Project Manager, Kansas Department of Commerce
    Phone: (785) 633-8407
  • D. Mitch Robinson — Executive Director, Salina Community Economic Development Organization
    Phone: (785) 404-3131
  • Dan Steffen — Regional Project Manager, Kansas Department of Commerce
    Phone: (785) 217-3252
  • Daron Hall — City Manager, City of Pittsburg
    Phone: (620) 231-5123
  • Doug Williams — Executive Director, Grow Hays
    Phone: 785-628-3102
  • Eric Brown — President/CEO, Salina Area Chamber of Commerce
    Phone: (785) 827-9301
  • Eric Ivey — Senior Community Relations Representative, ITC Great Plains, Government & Community Affairs
    Phone: (620) 371-6584
  • James Foster — N.W. Kansas Regional Project Manager, Kansas Department of Commerce
    Phone: (785) 443-3002
  • Jeanine McKenna — President/CEO, Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce
    Phone: (620) 342-1600
  • Joann Knight — Executive Director, Dodge City/Ford County Development Corporation
    Phone: (620) 227-9501
  • Mark Freel — Business Manager, Evergy
    Phone: (785) 822-3514
  • Monica Brede — Regional Project Manager, Kansas Department of Commerce
    Phone: (785) 230-5954
  • Nikki Pfannenstiel — Manager, Member Services, Sunflower Electric Power Corporation
    Phone: (785) 623-3334
  • Todd Allison — President, Progressive Products, Inc.
    Phone: (620) 235-1712 x328