FACT: There's been an 18% increase in contest participation by members in the past year    
FACT: 64% of KCBS members own three or more grills/smokers    
FACT: 70% of our members grill-out/cook BBQ more than 25 times per year    
FACT: 56% of Americans report having a smartphone, 77% of KCBS members do    
FACT: 70% of KCBS members use Facebook    
FACT: 55% of members choose charcoal when cooking for leisure    
FACT: 23% of KCBS members work in the food service industry as a restauranteur or caterer    
FACT: Learning from friends, family and at competitions is the best way to improve cooking skills    
Joining KCBS has its privileges!
  • The official KCBS monthly newsletter, "The Bullsheet"
  • Access KCBS Preferred Rates at Choice Hotels
  • 15% off your total order from Papa Tony's seasonings and ribs.
  • One-day shopping pass at any Restaurant Depot location when you present your KCBS membership card.
  • 20% off your total order from Sadler's Smokehouse online store.
  • $0.50 off TABASCO Chipotle or any pepper sauce flavor!
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KCBS Officers

Mike HaysPresident
Carolyn WellsExecutive Director
Mike PetersVice President
Randall BowmanTreasurer
Sandy FultonSecretary

KCBS Board of Directors

Randall Bowman
Arlie Bragg
Phillip Brazier
Dave Compton
Sandy Fulton
Mike Hays
Wayne Lohman
Mike Peters
Dennis Polson
Mike Richter
Michael McDearman
Joe Otto

2016 KCBS Committees:

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Contest RepresentativeClick here to contact 
EducationClick here to contact
FinanceClick here to contact
InternationalClick here to contact
JudgingClick here to contact 
MarketingClick here to contact
MembershipClick here to contact
NominatingClick here to contact
PhilanthropyClick here to contact
RulesClick here to contact
SanctioningClick here to contact
Strategic PlanningClick here to contact
TechnologyClick here to contact

KCBS Staff

Karrin MurphyEditor, The Bullsheet; Team of the Year (TOY) Coordinator, Sam's Club National BBQ Tour
Kim CollierContest Sanctioning Coordinator
Sammye PhelpsManager Member Services
Raye KeyesProjects Coordinator, Accounts Payable/Receivable
KCBS ReceptionistReceptionist-Adm Assistant
Glenna Powell            Master CBJ Coordinator

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