Board of Directors

The Center of Wichita Board of Directors holds open meetings that our community is welcome to attend. Our regular meeting is scheduled for the first Wednesday of the Month at 6pm. Please check our event calendar for possible rescheduling of these meetings.

Brent Kennedy


Brent has been actively involved in the Wichita LGBTQ community since the late 90s. He has served as the Events Director and President of Wichita Pride as well as previously volunteering for Positive Directions. Along with his work at The Center he is also a leader of The Wichita Two-Spirit Society. He assists The Center with the Get Connected youth group, outreach, education, social media, and anti-defamation.

Jessica Jones

Vice Chair


Nolin Christensen


Mr. Christensen has been involved in the Wichita LGBTQ community since the late 80s. As owner of Christensen Financial Service, a tax preparation firm, he also has strong ties to the Wichita business community. Mr. Christensen has served on several community boards, past positions include President of WOOLF and Treasurer for MCC (now Table of Hope). He is also Member-At-Large for the Kansas Chapter of the National Association of Tax Professionals.

Gary Kelley, Board Secretary

Sean McAfee, Member-At-Large

For list of scheduled board meetings and minutes from previous board meetings, visit the Public Records page.

*Note: ALL Center of Wichita Board Members and youth volunteers have passed required background check.