Joanne Bussinger Appointed Executive Director

November 23, 2004

Blue Hills Community Services Board of Directors appointed Joanne Bussinger as Executive Director at the November board meeting. Ms. Bussinger was hired with the organization in 1999 as Financial Officer and has been Acting Executive Director since April, 2004. She has 16 years experience in not-for-profit management and leadership, finance and accounting, strategic planning and corporate development. Her role will be to advance the vision and mission of Blue Hills Community Services to further community and economic development in the urban core of Kansas City and education services to private, nonpublic schools in Missouri. Ms. Bussinger has a Master of Business Administration from Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University.