Memberships & Affiliations

  • Sedgwick County Farm Bureau
  • Kansas Livestock Association
  • Kansas Geological Survey Advisory Board
  • Cheney Lake Association
  • Employment First Oversight Commission
  • Local Food & Farm Task Force [promoting farmers markets and growing agriculture production of all size with emphasis on fruit and vegetable]
  • Sedgwick County Election Cooperative
  • Farmers Cooperative Elevator, Garden Plain
  • Kanza Cooperative
  • Senate Rural Caucus
  • Chair Senate MS Caucus
  • National Cattlemen's Beef Association
  • St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Cheney--elder

Endorsements & Recommendations (general election, 2016)

  • Kansans for Life
  • Kansas Farm Bureau
  • Kansas Chamber of Commerce
  • Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce
  • National Federation of Independent Business
  • NRA, A Rating
  • Kansas State Rifle Association PAC
  • Kansas Livestock Association
  • Kansas Grain & Feed Dealers Association
  • Kansas Agribusiness Retailers Association
  • RENEW KS--Ethanol producers
  • Kansas REALTORS PAC
  • The Wichita Eagle 
  • Kansas Medical Society PAC
  • The Medical Society of Sedgwick County PAC
  • KNEA

In April 2016, I was honored to be awarded the 2016 Friend of Public Education Award by the Confidence in Kansas Public Education Task Force.