Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers
1126 S 4th St, Atchison, KS 66002
25206 Metro Ave, Tonganoxie, KS 66086
Larry Coppinger & Mary Coppinger
17472 Highway K192, Winchester, KS 66097
3627 Park Dr, Meriden, KS 66512
1252 E Frontier Ln, 66062 Olathe, KS
19201 S Clare, Spring Hill, KS 66083
9491 X Road, Meriden, KS 66512
10921 W 91st Terr, Overland Park, KS 66214 913.438.5397 (email)
9491 X Rd, Meriden, KS 66512 785.484.3710 (email)
23840 W 207th St, Spring Hill, KS 66083 913.707.2003 (email)
The Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers Association (NEKBA) is a 501(c)(5) (tax-exempt, educational, agricultural) public charity based in Shawnee Mission, Kansas. You may review our letter of exemption from the IRS and verify our standing with IRS Publication 78, upon request. Our Constitution & By-Laws are available for review below on this page. Also available are board meeting minutes, upon request.
On this page, you'll find a list of our current board members well as their contact information, a list of our board-at-large, some financial reporting, our association Constitution and By-Laws, as well as some links to informative reading. Our members are strictly volunteers for the promotion of beekeeping.
We are a Not-for-Profit IRC 501(c)5 (agricultural-educational) organization; run by dedicated volunteers; supported primarily by membership subscriptions.
The IRC status means that the association is a tax-exempt organization. While donations are always welcome, under this status they are not tax deductible as a qualified charitable contribution. However, your membership and magazine subscription(s) may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses. Please consult your tax advisor for further information.
Steve Messbarger 9802 S Burr Oak CR, De Soto, KS 66018 913.226.2849 (email)
Marlene Pantos 2920 Stubbs Rd, Tecumseh, KS 66542 785.633.6283 (email)
1st Vice President Scholarship
Terry Collins 35295 W 311th St, Paola, KS 913.937.7980 (email)
2nd Vice President & Librarian
Gayan Stanley 1988 E 1st Rd, Le Compton, KS 66050 785.865.7315 (email)
3rd Vice President & Honey Plants Expert
Jo Patrick 611 E Sheridan St, Olathe, KS 66061 913.645.8497 (email)
Robert Burns 32320 Beaver Creek Rd, Paola, KS 66071 913.481.3504 (email)
Dixie Spurlin 24964 160th Ct Leavenworth, KS 66048 913.250.0149 (email)