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Event
2024 Regional Assembly and Leadership Awards

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Add to Calendar 2024-06-14 11:00:00 2024-06-14 13:00:00 2024 Regional Assembly and Leadership Awards Please plan to join us on Friday, June 14, for the annual MARC Regional Assembly.Tickets are now available for individuals and tables of 10. Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center noreply@marc.org America/Chicago public
Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center

Please plan to join us on Friday, June 14, for the annual MARC Regional Assembly.

Tickets are now available for individuals and tables of 10.

Register now

Regional Leadership Awards

At the assembly, MARC will present the 2024 Regional Leadership Awards. These awards honor people, organizations and initiatives that advocate regional concepts, approaches and programs; address regional challenges; apply innovative solutions to regional problems; and advance a regional vision of excellence and opportunity.

2024 Regional Leadership Award Recipients

Logo for the Kansas City, Mo. Aviation Department

Kansas City, Missouri, Aviation Department

 For their vision and professional delivery of the new terminal at the Kansas City International Airport, a critical regional asset that is transforming the metropolitan area.

Gloria Ortiz Fisher

Gloria Ortiz-Fisher

Executive director, Westside Housing Organization

For significant leadership on affordable and fair housing and sustainability in the Kansas City metropolitan area, and for bringing a commitment to equity and deep understanding of community development to the regional agenda, ensuring we create communities that work for everyone.

Julie Lorenz

Julie Lorenz

Former secretary of transportation, State of Kansas 

For exemplary leadership at the Kansas Department of Transportation, advancement of regional transportation goals and commitment to engaging local governments in positively transforming the systems that form the backbone of our economies and communities.

Carolyn Wells

Carolyn Wells

Trauma and emergency preparedness manager, Liberty Hospital

For enduring leadership and service to the region through advancing health care coordination and emergency response essential to regional homeland security, and tireless efforts to strengthen the systems, relationships and protocols that help keep our communities safe.

Event details

Schedule

Networking begins at 11 a.m. The program will start promptly at 11:30 a.m.

Location and parking

Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center

Parking is available to our guests in The Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center parking garage. 

Event location


Focus Area: Local Government