We were established in 1957 by area sales and marketing leaders with the goal to improve the knowledge, standards, conduct and network of sales and marketing leaders. Over the years our membership has grown and changed with the times. Membership is your chance to become part of a vital organization in Northeast Kansas.

SME Topeka offers you:

  • Professional and personal development
  • A network with other sales and marketing professionals in Northeast Kansas
  • Opportunities to give back to the community and support future business leaders through youth education programs


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Our membership

Brandon Aldridge
Brandon Aldridge State Farm Insurance

Barbara Barnard
Community Bank

Vickie Brokke
Topeka Civic Theatre & Academy and Theatre Club of Topeka

Roger Brokke

Mark Burdiek
Mark’s Overhead Door Sales & Service

Russ Cobb

Kate Cooley
Kansas League of Kansas Municipalities

Garry G. Cushinberry
CoreFirst Bank & Trust

Rochelle Dallam
Prairie Band Casino & Resort

Glenda DuBoise
Collective Community Development Firm, LLC

Michael Eichten, CLU, ChFC
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas

Irene Haws
Fidelity Bank & Trust

Kathleen Hein, CSP
Premier Employment Solutions

Kayla Henry
CoreFirst Bank & Trust

Lynette Hudson
Lynette Hudson State Farm Insurance Co.

Alex Hunt
WestSide Stamp & Awards, Inc.

Jeanette Johnson
Berkshire Hathaway First, REALTORS

Andrea Keim
Prairie Band Casino & Resort

Richard Kelly
Key Staffing

Jim Klausman
Midwest Health

Russ Kromminga
Century Business Technologies

Jay T. Ladenburger

Karon Lee

Rick LeJuerrne
Washburn University School of Business

Kevin Litscher
Peter Bellucci American Family Insurance

Jeff Martin

Stan Martindell
Topeka Electric Motor Repair, Inc.

Dawna McCabe
Century Business Technologies, Inc.

Mark McCabe
Century Business Technologies, Inc.

Rebecca Moore
Capitol Federal®

Kerri Mosinski
Midland Care

Ben Murphy
Heritage Bank

Donna Pashman
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas

David Price
Washburn University School of Business

Yana Ross
Farm Bureau Financial Services

Steve Shehi
Prairie Band Casino & Resort

Marlene Showalter
Scotch Fabric Care

Jeannie Shy
Washburn University Alumni Association and Foundation

David Sollars
Washburn University School of Business

Chris Spargo
Ed Bozarth Chevrolet #1 Buick GMC

Chris St. John
Lawyers Title of Kansas

Darin Stephens
Stone & Story Real Estate Group

Michael Stoica
Washburn University School of Business

Martin Strydom
Midwest Single Source

John Tuckwin
Prairie Band Casino & Resort

Scott Van Genderen, CFP®, ChFC®
Edward Jones

Chris York
Giant Communications