Board Members

Don Boos

Director of Real Estate, Blue Beacon
Salina, KS

Board Secretary
1st Term ends : 6/30/2024

Ron Gfeller

CIO/CFO – Smoky Hill Capital | CEO/President – G4 Capital, LLC
Russell, KS

Board Member
1st Term ends : 6/30/2023

Fr Gale Hammerschmidt

Chaplain, St. isidore’s Catholic Student Center
Manhattan, KS

Board Member

Douglas Hinkin, M.D.

Retired Physician
Manhattan, KS

Board Vice President
1st Term ends : 6/30/2024

Betty Johnson

President, Betty Johnson & Associates
Lawrence, KS

Board President
1st Term ends : 6/30/2024

Francine Hestermann

Francine Hestermann


Salina, KS

Board Member

Michael Mense

Western Kansas Regional President, Equity Bank
Hoxie, KS

Board Treasurer
1st Term ends : 6/30/2022

Jerry Patterson

Retired Bank President | Real Estate Broker and Insurance Agent
Wakefield, KS

Board Member
1st Term ends : 6/30/2023

Jeff Thompson

CFO, Salina Vortex
Salina, KS

Board Member
1st Term ends : 6/30/2023

Bishop Vincke

Bishop of the Diocese of Salina
Salina, KS