John Rolfe | Chief Development Officer

John Rolfe is the Chief Development 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 as well as in other economic development and marketing roles. As Chief Development Officer, Rolfe will focus on the development of partnerships across Kansas and community relations activities.

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 which 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.

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