Matthew J. Beem PhD CFRE

Matt chairs the advisory board of the Institute for Sustainable Philanthropy in Plymouth, United Kingdom and is a senior fellow of the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s (UMKC) Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership. He is a featured speaker on fundraising and fundraiser compensation in the United States and abroad.

Robert D. Regnier

Chairman, President and CEO, Bank of Blue Valley

Bob founded Bank of Blue Valley in 1989. Bank of Blue Valley is a locally-owned and operated community bank with five locations throughout Johnson County. Over the last 29 years, the Bank has grown to over $725 million in total assets. In 2019, Bank of Blue Valley announced its $94 million sale to Morrill & Janes Bank and Trust’s parent, Heartland Financial, which will operate the merged bank under the Bank of Blue Valley flag and retain Bob as CEO.

Retired, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, JE Dunn Construction
Founder, DD Ranch Leawood

Terry retired as CEO of JE Dunn Construction in 2013, and retired from his chairman’s duties at the end of 2014. J.E. Dunn, a national construction firm founded in 1924 with 2018 revenues of more than $3 billion, became an ESOP-owned company, after three generations of family ownership and leadership. Following his tenure at JE Dunn, Terry founded DD Ranch Leawood