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

Jason Adair
Rental Management Solutions

Barbara Barnard
Community Bank

Wayne Basso
UMB Bank

William Beteta
Schendel Lawn & Landscape

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

Roger Brokke

Ben Bulter
Meridian Roof Solutions

Liang Chen
Keller Williams One Legacy Partners Inc

Kathy Clark
Capital City Bank

Russ Cobb
Westar Energy, Inc.

Garry G. Cushinberry
CoreFirst Bank & Trust

Glenda DuBoise
GKD Management Consulting & Training, LLC

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

Eric Enns
Canada Drug of Topeka

John Fager
CoreFirst Bank & Trust

Vince Frye
Downtown Topeka, Inc.

Hailey Handy
Washburn University School of Business

Brian Haug

Kathleen Hein, CSP
Premier Employment Solutions

Tom Hickman
Washburn University School of Business

Lynette Hudson
Lynette Hudson State Farm Insurance Co.

Chelsea Huston
WestSide Stamp & Awards

Jeanette Johnson
Berkshire Hathaway First, REALTORS

Lori Keegan
Transition By Design, Inc.

Shea Kirshop
Stockgrowers State Bank

Jim Klausman
Midwest Health

Karl Klein
Washburn University Kansas Small Business Development Center

Kristen Kogl
MB Piland

Tim Kolling
Alpha Media Wibw AM/FM KTPK FM

Lisa Kongs
Berberich Trahan & Co., P.A.

Stacy Kramer
Intrust Bank

Teresa Kuszak
Carpet Plus Design Center

Jay T. Ladenburger

Karon Lee
GreatLIFE Golf & Fitness

Rick LeJuerrne
Washburn University School of Business

Andrew Lindeman
Landmark National Bank

Kevin Litscher
American Family Insurance

Stephanie Luke
Mize Houser & Company P.A.

Marshall Madill
Integrity Insurance Agency, Inc.

Allie Manning
Kansas Expocentre

Jeff Martin CLU, ChFC, LUTCF
Waddell & Reed, Inc.

Nikki Martinek
Easterseals Capper Foundation

Dawna McCabe
Century Business Technologies, Inc.

Mark McCabe
Century Business Technologies, Inc.

Matthew McGivern
Senne & Company, Inc.

Patti Mellard
Key Staffing

Mitch Miller
Dynamic Computer Solutions of Topeka, Inc.

Angela Moore
Capitol Federal Savings

Rebecca Moore
Capitol Federal®

Stephen Osborne
The Osborne Company

Gabriel O’Shea

David Price
Washburn University School of Business

Marlene Showalter
Scotch Fabric Care

Jeannie Shy
Washburn University Alumni Association and Foundation

Robbie Smith
Networks Plus

David Sollars
Washburn University School of Business

Chris Spargo
Ed Bozarth Chevrolet

Chris St. John
Lawyers Title of Topeka

Barbara Stapleton
GO Topeka

Darin Stephens
Keller Williams – AD Home Team

Michael Stoica
Washburn University School of Business

Martin Strydom
Midwest Single Source

Kyler Tarwater
Kansas Expocentre

Jo Ann Tate

Madi Thimmesch

Jannett Wiens
Harvesters—The Community Food Network