Meet Our Board

Our Membership is thriving with women who have a passion for business and an overwhelming lust for giving back!

Valerie Vaughn

Immediate Past President | Apex Business Advisors

Julie Towner

President | Towner Communications

Erica Brune

President Elect | Lever1

Sheryl Nelson

Secretary | Corporate Counsel Group LLP

Rebecca Stowe

Treasurer | Design Supply Inc

Donna Craig

Corporate Sponsorship | Leadership Resources

Jill Hathaway

Membership | UMKC SBTDC

Vicki S. Cannon

Programming Team | Cannon Social Media Solutions

Kim Kelly

Programming Team | Advanced Commercial Cleaning Services, Inc.
Financial Services | The Principal Financial Group

Deb Fehl

Financial Services | The Principal Financial Group

Dawn Potts

Advocacy | H2O Cleaning PCI

Stephanie Sage

Advocacy | Sage Restoration

Get your hands dirty…Get Involved

Our Committees 

It’s our members who make our mission meaningful! There are always opportunities to be involved no matter how much or how little time you have! 


This committee is dedicated to welcoming past, present, and future ladies to our group. Empowered with the knowledge to help you get the most out of your membership to help build your business.


From cocktail hours to ultra-informative educationals, our programming committee is the front line of planning and the executing the events that set up apart. Creatives and go-getters welcome!


Jack and Jill when up the Hill and Jill stayed to work with NAWBO and proved to a formidable economic force and an effective agent for change in the business environment.

Corporate Partners

Working closely with Corporate Partners is key to building our businesses. From working closely with our partners in the financial sector to working with NAWBO’s media partners, relationship building is key!