Council Member Fred Spears

Ward 4

Council Committees

Fred Spears was elected to the City Council in April 2003, re-elected in April 2007, 2011 and 2015. Spears served as City Council president in 2020.

He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Kansas State University and a Master of Science degree from Central Missouri State University. He is the principal of Leadership Systems, a company providing individual and small group training, individual and group assessments and executive coaching.

Spears is a member of the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce where he serves on the State and Federal Legislative Affairs Task Force. He also is a member and past president of the Lenexa Rotary Club, and has received recognition for his volunteer service with Rotary International, Boy Scouts, Harvesters Food Network and the MS Society.


12016 Westgate
Overland Park, KS 66213