John Rolfe | Chief Business Officer

John Rolfe is the chief business officer for the Kansas Leadership Center (KLC). Before joining KLC, John served as chief administrative officer for Houston First Corporation, Houston, TX and was the CEO and president of Go Wichita Convention & Visitors Bureau. He also served as deputy secretary of the Kansas Department of Commerce, after holding previous roles in economic development and marketing. As chief business officer for KLC, Rolfe oversees business operations, develops partnerships and builds community relationships across Kansas.

John is a graduate of Wichita State University, Wichita, KS, holding a bachelor’s degree in business administration.  He continues to be involved in various boards and civic organizations that focus on education, youth, travel & tourism, the arts and leadership.

John and his wife Felicia have two daughters. He enjoys sports, working out, traveling, dining out and spending time with his family.