Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers

AssOCIATIOn

NEKBA.ORG

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.Type your paragraph here.

NEKBA OFFICERS & support

President
Steve Messbarger 9802 S Burr  Oak CR, De Soto, KS 66018 913.226.2849 (email)


Secretary 
Marlene Pantos  2920 Stubbs Rd, Tecumseh, KS  66542  785.633.6283 (email)

1st Vice President Scholarship 
Christy Milroy 23840 W 207th St, Spring Hill, KS 66083 913.707.2003 (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)

Treasurer 

Robert Burns 7601 W 54th Terr, Overland Park, KS  66202 913.481.3504 (email)   (website)

Program Chairperson
Chad Gilliland  23338 Kissinger Rd, Leavenworth, KS 66028 785.491.1978 (email)

Editor 

Joli Winer 19201 S Clare Rd   Spring Hill, KS  66083  913.856.8356     (email)         (website)

Web Support 

Robert Burns  32320 Beaver Creek Rd, Paola, KS  66071  913.481.3504  (email)


Concessions Support 
Dixie Spurlin  24964 160th Ct Leavenworth, KS 66048  913.250.0149  (email)

NEKBA OFFICERS & support

Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers Association
Contact US by ​email: beekeepers@NEKBA.org

​​Rose Lee
1126 S 4th St, Atchison, KS 66002

913-367-6264   (email)

Al Abts
25206 Metro Ave, Tonganoxie, KS  66086  

913-369-9606   (email)

Larry Coppinger & Mary Coppinger
17472 Highway K192, Winchester, KS  66097  

913-774-4810 (email)

Mark Fitzgerald
3627 Park Dr, Meriden, KS 66512  

785-484-0164 (email)

Kristi Sanderson
1252 E Frontier Ln, 66062 Olathe, KS  

913-768-4961 (email)

Cecil Sweeney
19201 S Clare, Spring Hill, KS 66083  

913-856-8356 (email)


Steve Tipton
9491 X Road, Meriden, KS 66512  

785-484-3710 (email)     


Andy Nowachek 

10921 W 91st Terr, Overland Park, KS 66214 913.438.5397 (email)

Becky Tipton 

9491 X Rd, Meriden, KS 66512 785.484.3710 (email)

NEKBA board AT-LARGE


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.