Greater Hutch - An Economic Development Partnership for Hutchinson & Reno County

Economic Development Advisory Council

The Economic Development Advisory Council (EDAC) aides in the oversight and support of all economic development programs of the Chamber. The purpose is to ensure appropriate oversight and accountability for the activities of the economic development program on behalf of the Chamber Board, program investors, and community stakeholders.

At-Large Positions

  • Rick Staab, Disability Supports of the Great Plains
  • Allen Fee, Fee Insurance Group
  • Dean McDaniel, APAC – Kansas Inc., Shears Division
  • Shawn Riley, APAC – Kansas Inc., Shears Division
  • Troy Hutton, First National Bank of Hutchinson
  • William Thacker, Edward Jones
  • Brad Pryor, Papa John’s Pizza/Pryor Investments
  • Jeannette Richardson, Prairie Bank of Kansas
  • Sarah Fankhauser, DCI
  • Sheila Regehr, Dillons/Kroger
  • Jason West, Genzada Pharmaceuticals/GeoChemicals LLC
  • Tony Schleich, American Packaging Corp.
  • Frank Craig, RCB
  • Nathan Alexander, ONEOK
  • Pat Fallon, Plains State Bank
  • John Brislin, Allen Samuels Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram of Hutchinson

Appointed Positions

  • Randy Partington, Reno County Administrator
  • Jeff Schenk, City Administrator, South Hutchinson
  • Ebony Clemons – Ajibolade, Evergy
  • Davin Morris, Black Hills Energy
  • Lauren Clary, Kansas Gas
  • Joe Ontjes, Luminous Neon, Chamber Chair
  • Dan Springer, Heartland Credit Union, Past Chamber Chair
  • Bryce McFarland, Hutchinson Community College
  • Brett Henry, Adams Brown, Chamber Board Member



Our Investors

Reno Rising provides the funding and support for Greater Hutch, an Economic Development Partnership for Reno County to carry out an aggressive economic development program of work that focuses on growth of the local economy through a multifaceted, solutions driven approach to development, which has created a more successful climate for business expansion and attraction. Reno Rising, much like the predecessor plan of work through Hutch Rising, has input and support from both the private and public sectors within Reno County. 

Reno Rising Steering Committee Co-Chairs:

  • Brad Pryor, Papa John’s Pizza/Pryor Investments
  • Pat Fallon, Plains State Bank


Alley Hutchinson, The
American Packaging 
APAC - Kansas, Inc. Shears Division 
Bank of the Plains 
Barkley Plumbing 
Bradbury Group, The
Cargill Salt
Central States Recovery, LLC 
City Beverage
Collins Bus Corporation
Commerce Bank
Conklin Automotive Group
Cow Creek Investments
Cox Communications
Data Center, Inc.
Decker Mattison Co., Inc.
Dillon, Brad
Dillon, Butch
Dillons / KASH - Kroger Accounting Services Hutchinson
Eagle Media
Eaton Roofing & Exteriors
Envista Credit Union 
Fee Insurance Group
File, Dr. Carter & Tracey 
First Bank Kansas
First National Bank of Hutchinson
Garber Surveying
Graphic Impressions 
Heartland Credit Union
Hubco, Inc
Hutch Clinic
Hutchinson Community Foundation
Hutchinson Regional Medical Center
Hutchinson Salt Company
Hutton Construction 
INEEDA Cleaners 
Jackson Meat
Kansas Ethanol
Kansas Gas Service
Kansas Protein Foods
Kanza Bank
Keller Williams PP电子town Partners - Blick PP电子s 
Kerr, Dave
Kuhn Krause, Inc. 
Luminous Neon Art & Sign Systems 
Martindell Swearer Shaffer Ridenour LLP
McDonald's of Hutchinson
Members Mortgage Services
Midway Motors of Hutchinson 
Midwest Superstore
Nick Hemphill Photography
Nisly Brothers, Inc. 
Peoples Bank and Trust
Plaza/Astle Realty
Pleasantview PP电子 Improvement
Prairie Bank of Kansas
PrairieStar Health
Pryor Investments, LLC
RCB Bank
Reinert Financial Consulting
Roberts Hutch - Line
Simmons Bank
Stockebrand, Abby & Derek 
Superior Boiler
Swindoll Janzen Hawk Loyd, LLC
Takako America Co., Inc.
Thacker, William & Katie 
The Cosmosphere
Undisclosed Donor 
Waggoners, Inc. 
Western Supply Company 
Wicks, Darren & LuAnn 
Wiens Company Construction, Inc.