Vice President

Curt Powelson,​ SR/WA

Chapter 5 Officers 
Through June 30, 2021


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​Education Chair

Scott Arnold



Join us at a meeting and COme see what Right of way is all about!!

Find Region 3 officer info HERE.

  • CLICK HERE for the 2021 Regional Spring Forum Events!
  • Burns & McDonnell is looking for a mid-level ROW Specialist for full time, permanent employment out of the Kansas City office.APPLY
  • Interested in a Chapter Sponsorship? Click HERE  for info!
  • ​​​​​Check out our Chapter 5 Facebook and LinkedIn pages​

If you have news or events you'd like to share with the chapter,
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Professional Dev. Chair

Paul Blees, SR/WA, R/W-NAC 



Martha Long, SR/WA

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Daniel Kann

Membership Chair

Marlene Nulph​​


Mark Stiles, SR/WA

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.