2017 Candidate Events

presented by the Johnson County Public Policy Council

Upcoming Events

Candidate Forum – Westwood City Council
Tuesday, October 24 at Westwood City Hall (4700 Rainbow Boulevard, Westwood, KS 66205)

Past Events (Most Recent First)

Candidate Forum – Shawnee Mission School Board
October 21 featuring James Lockard and Mary Sinclair (Board Member – Position 2), Craig Denny and Laura Guy (Board Member – Position 4), and Mandi Hunter and Heather Ousley (Board Member – Position 6 At-Large): Video

Candidate Forum – Overland Park City Council, Ward 1, Ward 2 and Ward 6
October 19 featuring Logan Heley and Dave Janson (Ward 1 – Video: Part 1 and Part 2), Curt Skoog (Ward 2 – Video), and Chris Newlin (Ward 6 – Video)

Candidate Forum – Johnson County Community College Board of Trustees
October 18 featuring Jerry Cook, Lee Cross, Angeliina Lawson, Chris Roesel, Henry Sandate and Paul Snider
(Click on candidate’s name for video from forum)

Candidate Forum – Merriam Mayor and City Council

October 18 featuring Ken Sissom (Mayor), Scott Diebold and Dennis Miles (Ward 1), Patty Newkirk (Ward 2),
Christine Evans Hands (Ward 3), Cheryl Moore and David Neal (Ward 4): Video

Candidate Forum – Overland Park Mayor
October 11 featuring Carl Gerlach and Charlotte O’Hara: Video

Candidate Forum – Fairway Mayor and City Council
October 11 featuring Melanie Hepperly and James Poplinger (Mayor), Kelly Ann Buszek (Ward 1), Dan Bailey (Ward 2), and Tanya Keys (Ward 4): Video

Candidate Forum – Overland Park City Council – Ward 3 and Ward 4
October 10 featuring Jim Kite (Ward 3 – Video) and Terry Goodman (Ward 4 – Video)

Candidate Forum – Mission Mayor and City Council
October 10 featuring Ron Appletoft (Mayor), Burton Taylor and Hillary Parker-Thomas (Ward 1), Arcie Rothrock (Ward 2), Debbie Kring (Ward 3), Sollie Flora, Suzanne Gibbs and Bill Nichols (Ward 4): Video

Candidate Forum – Roeland Park Mayor and City Council
October 9 featuring Roger Cooper and Mike Kelly (Mayor), Tom Madigan (Ward 1), Jen Hill and Leonard Tocco (Ward 2) and Jim Kelly (Ward 4): Video

Candidate Interviews – Gardner City Council
Click on the name of the candidate to view the video:
Michael Blanchard
Terrence Flowers
Randy Gregorcyk
Shirley Harley
Jonathan Pelkey

Candidate Forum – Shawnee Mission Board Member – Position 4
July 22 featuring Craig K. Denny, Laura Guy and Christopher White: Video

Candidate Forum – Roeland Park Mayor
July 18, 2017 featuring Roger Cooper, Scott Gregory, Mike Kelly and Linda Mau: Video

Candidate Forum – Olathe City Council
July 17 featuring Karin Brownlee, Troy Calkins, Jason Daniels, Jason Darby, Marge Vogt, Alan K. Marston, Jr.,
Wes McCoy, Deann Mitchell, Adam Thomas and Anthony Walsh:
Video (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5 and Part 6)

Candidate Forum – Shawnee Mission Board Member – Position 4
July 6 featuring Craig K. Denny, Laura Guy and Christopher White: Video (Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3)

Candidate Forum – Shawnee Mission Board Member – Position 6 At-Large
July 5 featuring Mandi Hunter, Cindy Neighbor, Heather Ousley, Robert Roberge and Fabian Shepard:
Video (Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3)