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Meet The Team

Just as we believe it's important for us to know who you are and how you approach your business, we also believe it's important for you to know who we are and how we approach ours.

Here you'll learn about the professionals that keeps Kansas Commerce growing.

Once you take the time to find out what we're all about, we're confident you'll like what you see.

In-State Business & Community Development Offices

International Offices

Business Recruitment

Workforce Locations

Business Recruitment

Jeff Freeman Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionBusiness Recruitment Project Manager, Great Lakes RegionVIEW PROFILEJeff.Freeman@ks.gov(202) 549-5999
Alicia Janesko Hutchings Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionManager, Business RecruitmentVIEW PROFILEAlicia.Hutchings@ks.gov(913) 205-8521
Jose Romano Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionBusiness Recruitment Project Manager, East Coast RegionVIEW PROFILEJose.Romano@ks.gov(917) 756-9601
Peter Ruiz Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionBusiness Recruitment Project Manager, West Coast RegionVIEW PROFILEPeter.Ruiz@ks.gov(213) 706-6654
Chang Lu Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionBusiness Recruitment and International Trade Project Manager, South Central RegionVIEW PROFILEChang.Lu@ks.gov(913) 515-8541
Barbara Hake Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionBusiness Recruitment Project Manager, Kansas City Metro RegionVIEW PROFILEBarbara.Hake@ks.gov(913) 909-0999
Randi Tveitaraas Jack Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionManager, International DevelopmentVIEW PROFILERandi.TveitaraasJack@ks.gov(785) 296-7868
Dandi Owens Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionBusiness Recruitment CoordinatorVIEW PROFILEDandi.Owens@ks.gov(785) 296-1456

Regional Program Managers

Jonathan Clayton Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project Manager VIEW PROFILEJonathan.Clayton@ks.gov620-615-2409
Marla Canfield Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project Manager - South Central VIEW PROFILEMarla.Canfield@ks.gov785-230-1025
Amy Selm Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevolopmentAssistance Team ManagerVIEW PROFILEAmy.Selm@ks.gov(785) 296-3074
Barbara Anderson Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project ManagerVIEW PROFILEBarbara.Anderson@ks.gov(620) 717-5713
Craig VanWey Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project ManagerVIEW PROFILECraig.VanWey@ks.gov(785) 633-8407
Daniel Steffen Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project ManagerVIEW PROFILEDaniel.Steffen@ks.gov(785) 217-3252
James Foster Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project ManagerVIEW PROFILEJames.Foster@ks.gov(785) 443-3002
Monica Brede Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project ManagerVIEW PROFILEMonica.Brede@ks.gov(785) 230-5954
Renee Lippincott Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project ManagerVIEW PROFILERenee.Lippincott@ks.gov(620) 204-0855
Salih Doughramaji Kansas Department of Commerce and Community DevelopmentRegional Project ManagerVIEW PROFILESalih.Doughramaji@ks.gov(785) 633-8404

International

Taelyr Blehm International Intern VIEW PROFILETaelyr.Blehm@ks.gov
Jeff Willis Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionInternational Trade Division Director VIEW PROFILEJeff.Willis@ks.gov 785-296-2410
April Chiang Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionInternational Project ManagerVIEW PROFILEApril.Chiang@ks.gov(785) 296-5473
Randi Tveitaraas Jack Kansas Department of Commerce, Business Development DivisionManager, International DevelopmentVIEW PROFILERandi.TveitaraasJack@ks.gov(785) 296-7868

Contact Us

Susan NeuPoth Cadoret Director, Business & Community Development Email (785) 296-5298 LinkedIn

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