Debt is moderate, but delinquencies continue to rise

By Kelly D. Edmiston
August 29, 2019

Average debts are moderate, but delinquencies have trended up.

Digital divide project bears fruit

By Jeremy Hegle
August 28, 2019

KC Fed releases report, convenes broadband leaders, donates computers

Six steps to aid new rural businesses

By Dell Gines
August 21, 2019

The surprising truth about older entrepreneurs and the rural economy, and how to help

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Our Community Development Team


Jackson Winsett

By Ana Nixon
October 07, 2019
Assistant Vice President and Community Affairs Officer

Ariel Cisneros

By Ana Nixon
March 28, 2017
Senior Community Development Advisor, Denver Branch

Kelly Edmiston

By Ana Nixon
August 17, 2017

Senior Economist


Chantell Garrett

By Ana Nixon
April 24, 2018

Senior Stakeholder Engagement Advisor


Dell Gines

By Ana Nixon
November 10, 2017

Senior Community Development Advisor, Omaha Branch


Jeremy Hegle

By Ana Nixon
January 16, 2018

Senior Community Development Advisor, Kansas City


Steven Shepelwich

By Ana Nixon
May 12, 2017

Senior Community Development Advisor, Oklahoma City Branch


Jennifer Wilding

By Ana Nixon
March 06, 2019

Community Development Specialist, Kansas City