Candidates for Mayor (term varies)

The Johnson County Public Policy Council has distributed surveys to all candidates. If a candidate’s name is blue, click on their name to read their survey responses. If the name is black, that means the candidate has not yet submitted their responses.

Bonner Springs (2 Year Term)

No candidates have filed to run for this position.

De Soto (4 Year Term)

  • Timothy J. Maniez (Incumbent)
    8480 Rik-Mar Drive, De Soto, KS 66018
  • Rick Walker
    31755 W. 89th Street, De Soto, KS 66018

Edgerton (4 Year Term)

  • Donald Roberts (Incumbent)
    201 E. Fifth Street, Edgerton, KS 66021
    Mailing Address: P.O. Box 82, Edgerton, KS 66021
  • Michael Sleister
    400 First Street, Edgerton, KS 66021

Fairway (4 Year Term)

Candidate Forum, October 11: Video

  • Melanie Hepperly
    5347 Canterbury Road, Fairway, KS 66205
  • James Poplinger
    5300 Aberdeen Road, Fairway, KS 66205

Gardner (4 Year Term)

  • Chris Morrow (Incumbent)
    420 North Cherry Street, Gardner, KS 66030
  • Steve Shute
    18401 Sycamore Court, Gardner, KS 66030

Lake Quivira (2 Year Term)

  • Ben C. Kalny
    323 Mojave West, Lake Quivira, KS 66217

Merriam (4 Year Term)

  • Eric Jackson
    10006 W. 61st Street, Merriam, KS 66203
  • Ken Sissom (Incumbent)
    7215 Mastin Street, Merriam, KS 66210

Mission (4 Year Term)

Candidate Forum, October 10: Video

  • Ron Appletoft
    6308 Woodson Drive, Mission, KS 66202

Mission Hills (4 Year Term)

  • David W. Dickey
    6540 Wenonga Road, Mission Hills, KS 66208

Mission Woods (2 Year Term)

  • Robert A. Tietze (Incumbent)
    5338 Mission Woods Road, Mission Woods, KS 66205

Overland Park (4 Year Term)

Candidate Forum, October 11: Video

Roeland Park (4 Year Term)

Candidate Forum, October 9: Video
Candidate Forum, July 18: Video

  • Roger A. Cooper
    4730 El Monte Street, Roeland Park, KS 66205
  • Mike Kelly
    5700 Roeland Drive, Roeland Park, KS 66205

Spring Hill (4 Year Term)

  • Steven M. Ellis (Incumbent)
    19395 W. 209th Terrace, Spring Hill, KS 66083

Westwood Hills (2 Year Term)

  • Paula Schwach (Incumbent)
    1901 W. 48th Terrace, Westwood Hills, KS 66205