Meet Our Board

The Grace United Community Ministries board is comprised of active and involved board members with long term ties to the mission of Grace.


Max Sherman

Board Chair


Manager of Projects,

Kiewit Engineering Group, Inc.

Howard Spencer

Vice Board Chair


Community Volunteer,

Retired Sales/Marketing

Exec., Procter & Gamble

John Goodwin



Wealth Management

Advisor, CLU & CAP,

Northwestern Mutual

Rick Lockton



Business Development

Consultant for Midwest Combustion

Solutions & Jackson Mechanical


Jeff Algie

Construction Service Integration KC,

Eric Thompson

MSMFT- Dean of Student Success &

Engagement Metropolitan

Community College- Penn Valley

Stan Fellwock

Construction Manager,

Outcome Construction Services/HEI

Ann Wright

Attorney, Community Volunteer,

Previous Shareholder with the Accurso

Law Firm

Get Involved

If you have interest in serving on the GUCM Board of Directors or one of the many standing committees, please contact Jesse Barnes, CEO/Executive Director at (816) 231-5745 or [email protected].