Contact a KVC Community Resource Specialist

To enroll in the required foster parent training class, “Trauma-Informed Partnering for Safety and Permanency – Model Approach for Partnerships in Parenting (TIPS-MAPP),” or find out more about becoming a KVC foster parent, please fill out the form below and a Community Resource Specialist will contact you as soon as possible!

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Contact a Community Resource Specialist


Community Resource Specialists Supervisor:

Contact Jackie Harwig at (913) 956-5319 or

Wyandotte county:

Contact Nancy Snyder Killingsworth at (913) 890-7513 or

Johnson county:

Contact Campbell Vobach at (913) 956-5326 or

Atchison, Brown, Doniphan, Douglas and Leavenworth counties: 

Contact Kore Lippoldt at (785) 322-4200 or

Osage, Franklin, Miami, Coffey, Anderson, Woodson, Allen, Wilson, and Neosho counties:

Contact Dawn Cubbison at (785) 242-8965 or

Linn, Bourbon, Crawford, Cherokee, Labette, Montgomery, and Chautauqua counties: 

Contact Jackie Harwig at (913) 956-5319 or

Shawnee County:

Contact Alex Eichman at (785) 409-6980 or

Marshall, Nemaha, Pottawatomie, Jackson, Jefferson and Wabaunsee counties:

Contact Karre Schaefer at (785) 409-6854 or

Sedgwick, Sumner, Cowley, Butler, Harvey, Reno, Kingman, Harper, Marion and Saline counties:

Contact Jennifer Comes at (316) 847-6312 or

Faith-based Community Resource Specialist:

Contact Lee Jost at (913) 406-9241 or

Regional Community Resource Specialist:  

Contact Kerry Hamel at (913) 956-5370 or


You may also call 1(888) 655-5500 for assistance.