2022 Board of Directors

Purpose: Oversee and govern the activities of Operation Breakthrough, with a focus on management oversight, financial stewardship, strategic direction, regulatory and government affairs, and staying focused on the overall purpose of the organization. All are independent voting members.

Board Chair

David Ayres
Garmin International

Jamey Bertram
Burns & McDonnell

Dr. Laura Fitzmaurice
Children's Mercy Hospital

Martha Gershun

Chris Goode
Ruby Jean's Juicery

Tammy Ham
BioNovus Innovations

Spencer Hardwick
Teach for America

Kathryn Harvel
CommunityAmerica Credit Union

Wendy Hill

Smith Holland

Jolie Justus
Truman Medical Centers/University Health

Beth Soukup
JE Dunn Construction

Emmett W. Thompson II
State Farm

Pam Ungashick

Tray Vedock

Richard Winston
Fike Corporation

Lannette Woodruff

Conflict of Interest Policy


Whistleblower Policy