Our Staff

Kipp Cooper
Chief Executive Officer
(913) 266-5909

Perry Crume
Perry Crume, CIPS, RCE
Senior Vice President, KCRAR
(913) 266-5911
Tonya Brown
Tonya Brown
Senior Vice President,
Finance and Human Resources
(913) 266-5927
Cathy Holefelder
Senior Vice President, Heartland MLS
(913) 266-5944


Luke Bell, RCE
Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
(913) 266-5950
Derek Ramsay
Vice President for Missouri REALTOR® Advocacy 
& KCRAR Commercial
(913) 266-5910
Khalid Amboka 
Accounting Manager  

(913) 266-5924


Emily Bannwarth, CMP
Member Engagement & Events Specialist
(913) 266-5912
Kyla Barcus
Director of Communications & Outreach
(913) 266-5917

Amanda Wilson
Director of Membership
(913) 266-5906





Crystal Brown 
Jr. Staff Accountant
(913) 266-5931
Meagan Campbell 
Design & Digital Media Manager
(913) 266-5918
Jeff Carson
Jeff Carson
Director of Kansas REALTOR® Advocacy
(913) 266-5916
Danna Close
Danna Close 
Accounts Receivable Customer Support
(913) 266-5928
Sophia D'Anna
Sophia D'Anna 
Membership Coordinator
(913) 266-5908

Patti Dauer 
Member Outreach Manager
(913) 266-5938
Nancy Davis
Nancy Davis
Department Assistant,  
REALTOR® Advocacy & KCRAR Commercial
(913) 266-5915 

Justin Gann
Justin Gann
Systems Administrator, Heartland MLS
(913) 266-5920
John Hatfield
Technical Education Coordinator, Heartland MLS
(913) 266-5943
David Ingram
Data Accuracy & Facilities Manager, Heartland MLS
(913) 266-5923

Accounts Payable Specialist
(913) 266-5929


Nichole Johnson
Member Services Representative
(913) 266-5900
Kristen Kane
Customer Support, Heartland MLS
(913) 266-5931


Peggy Lockhart
Membership Coordinator (St. Joseph)
(816) 233-9009 ext. 6

Reggie Lopez
AMS Specialist
(913) 266-5946
Elaina Lueker
HMLS Compliance&
Executive Administrative Assistant 
(913) 266-5940


Sarah McDonald
Membership Services Representative
(913) 266-5902




Heather McGee
Accounting Support Specialist
(913) 266-5929
Lynn McGee
Membership Coordinator
(913) 266-5902

Sherry McGrath
Customer Support, Heartland MLS
(913) 266-5939
Bruce McLaird
Supra System Administrator
(913) 266-5905

Annette Perry
Accounting Specialist (St. Joseph)
(816) 233-9009, ext. 3




Executive Assistant and 
Professional Standards Manager
(913) 266-5925

Christy Tays
Membership Coordinator
(913) 266-5913


Director of Education

(913) 266-5904


Amber Vandegrift
Content and Social Media Specialist
(913) 266-5907



Rob Wagoner
Rob Wagoner 
Data Services Manager
(913) 266-5942