• ***JOB ALERT*** MoDOT is looking for a Certified Appraiser for their Southwest District. Deadline is May 31, 2021. Click HERE for more info. 
  • Interested in a Chapter Sponsorship? Click HERE  for info!
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Daniel Kann

Vice President

Curt Powelson,​ SR/WA

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Mark Stiles, SR/WA

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Chapter 5 Officers 
Through June 30, 2021


Martha Long, SR/WA

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Membership Chair

Marlene Nulph​​

If you have news or events you'd like to share with the chapter,
​email Jen Berry at jberry@burnsmcd.com

Professional Dev. Chair

Paul Blees, SR/WA, R/W-NAC 


Find Region 3 officer info HERE.


​Education Chair

Scott Arnold


IRWA Chapter 5 was established in 1953 and covers Kansas and the western half of Missouri. Chapter 5 is part of ​Region 3, which includes eastern Missouri (St. Louis), Iowa, Minnesota, South Dakota, North Dakota and Nebraska.

Our members come from many industries likes Government, Education, Public Works, Utilities, and private consultants such as appraisers, title specialists, acquisition, relocation specialists, attorneys, and engineers. Our members have a wealth of experience and expertise that we share with one another at our educational conferences, classes, and networking events.

Join us at our next chapter meeting! Meetings are typically held on the first or second Friday of the month each quarter. Besides Kansas City, meetings are sometimes rotated between the larger cities in the Chapter coverage area, such as Topeka, Lawrence, Springfield, Branson or Wichita.