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2016 Board of Directors Election Results

January 18, 2016

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

Arlie Bragg (newly elected)

Wayne Lohman (re-elected)

Joe Otto (newly elected)

Mike Peters (re-elected)


Many thanks to Kim Collier and Candy Weaver for their service as a KCBS Board of Director.


The new board will take effect on February 13th, 2016.


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

Bill Arnold

Gene Goycochea

Ron Milhous

Eddie Smith

Complete results will be posted in the next few days.

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