Mid-America Planned Giving Council

Helping You Make a Difference


2017 Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee meets in early fall to develop a slate of nominees for Council officers and board members. The slate is presented no later than the November board meeting for approval for general membership vote at the January program meeting.

CHAIR: John Martin (President-Elect)


  • Sheila Bird – Director of Planned Giving, Sterling College
  • Jonathan P. Klem – Senior Vice President, Country Club Trust Company

    Gary Pratt – Planned Giving Officer, Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas

  • Cynthia A. Randazzo – President & CEO, The Research Foundation
  • Gregory L. Vranicar – Planned Giving Director, Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph Missouri

Member Quotes

MAPGC is the perfect network and resource for me

JT Cattle Director of Development, Avila University