Council Member Jim Kite – Ward 3

10427 Caenen
Overland Park, KS 66215



Council Member Jim Kite was elected to the City Council in April 2013.

Council Member Kite has been a resident of Overland Park for 18 years. He and his wife Wendy have raised their three children here. All three have graduated from Shawnee Mission South High School. The Kites are members of the Oasis, a mission church in Kansas City, Kan.

Kite has been an employee of Sprint Corp. for 29 years, working in Finance Network, Project Management, and Public Affairs. He holds a BBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and an MBA from the University of Texas at Tyler. Wendy has been a teacher in Shawnee Mission Schools for 15 years.

Council Member Kite has been involved with his children’s schools through PTA membership, serving as SMS Father’s Connection officer, Football booster club membership, Orchestra booster club officer, and as President of the West Point Parents’ Club of Greater Kansas City. He also serves as a ministry volunteer at the Johnson County Corrections Residential Center.

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