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

SME Membership Application

Our members

Austin Adolphson
Mercury Broadband

Brandon Aldridge
Brandon Aldridge State Farm Insurance

Nadia Arbelo
Washburn Small Business Development Center

Caleb Barkman
Giant Communications

Barbara Barnard
Community Bank

Roger Brokke

Mark Burdiek
Mark’s Overhead Door Sales & Service

Ben Coates

Kate Cooley
Kansas League of Kansas Municipalities

Rochelle Dallam
Prairie Band Casino & Resort

Glenda DuBoise
Collective Community Development Firm, LLC

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

Robert Faught, Jr.

Lynda Fisher
Fishers Kitchen & Bath

Sean Frost
Polo Custom Products

Michael Gerrish
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas

Sherri Hartter
Schwerdt Design Group

Irene Haws
Fidelity State Bank & Trust

Kathleen Hein, CSP
Premier Employment Solutions

Kayla Henry
CoreFirst Bank & Trust

Jared Hitchens
Greater Topeka Partnership

Lynette Hudson
Lynette Hudson State Farm Insurance Co.

Leanna James
SSC Advisors, Inc.

Jeanette Johnson
Berkshire Hathaway First, REALTORS

Norman Johnson
JBN Telephone Company

Andrea Keim
Prairie Band Casino & Resort

Richard Kelly
Key Staffing

Brent Krenzin
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas

Jay T. Ladenburger
Taylor Print Impressions

Karon Lee
Prescription Network

Rick LeJuerrne
Washburn University School of Business

Dan Lindquist
Twilight Productions

Kevin Litscher
Peter Bellucci American Family Insurance

Doug Martens
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas

Jeff Martin

Stan Martindell
Topeka Electric Motor Repair, Inc.

Mark McCabe
Century Business Technologies, Inc.

Kerri Mosinski
Midland Care

Bill Persinger, Jr.
Valeo Behavioral Health Care, Inc.

Zac Pohlenz
Clayton Wealth Partners

David Price
Washburn University School of Business

Carol Roberts
Blueline Health

Yana Ross

Jeanny Sharp
Silver Lake Bank

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 St. John
Lawyers Title of Kansas

Darin Stephens
Stone & Story Real Estate Group

Michael Stoica
Washburn University School of Business

Scott E. Taddiken
Stevens & Brand LLP

John Tuckwin
Prairie Band Casino & Resort

Scott Van Genderen, CFP® ChFC®
Edward Jones

Jonathan Walker
Curb Appeal