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2018 BOD Election Results

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January 15, 2018

We are pleased to announce the newly elected and re-elected members of the KCBS Board of Directors (in no particular order):

Jay Amsbaugh (newly elected for one 2 year term)

Eric Burkhart (newly elected for one 1 year term)

Jason Cole (newly elected)

Mike Richter (re-elected)

Alan Sellers (newly elected)

Michael Kalny (newly elected)


Many thanks to Mike Hays and Sandy Fulton for their services as a KCBS Board of Director.


The new board will take effect on February 9th, 2018.


Thank you to the following members (in no particular order) for running for this year’s board:

Mark Collier

Brent Richardson

Complete results will be posted in the next few days.

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