William Vann, ThD

Executive Director

Dr. William Vann holds Doctorate of Theology, a Masters in Leadership and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a certificate of ordination from Aenon Bible College. Dr. Vann is an adjunct professor for Tabor College Wichita and for over twenty years Dr. Vann has been involved in the design, support and implementation of programs to strengthen and encourage young people. Presently, he directs his emphasis towards the plight and hopelessness that is plaguing young men in our society in urban environments from a diversity of ethnic and economic backgrounds. He is dedicated to helping young men reach their full potential and become productive citizens and responsible fathers. Dr. Vann is an entrepreneur owning several businesses to include River City Plating and BaM Group. Dr. Vann was awarded the 1999 Minority Businessman of the Year award for the state of Kansas and received the Governors Distinguished Citizen award for his work in community service. Dr. Vann has set on several boards including North Branch YMCA, Union Rescue Mission, and Rise Up for Youth.

Michelle Vann, DCC

Administrative Director

Dr. Michelle Vann is the Founder of Vanntastic Solutions and Sistahs Can We Talk. She serves as an Executive Health coach helping women gain the skills and confidence to move forward in their lives and accomplish their goals to equip women today for a better tomorrow.

Dr. Vann holds a Doctorate in Christian Counseling, a Master in Liberal Studies with an emphasis in History, and a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education.

Dr. Vann retired from the Wichita Public Schools after 20 years of service. Dr. Vann presently serves as an Educational Consultant for Kansas Strong This has given her many opportunities to impact both probationary teachers and young people alike. Dr. Vann works at Friends University as the Dual Credit Coordinator and as an adjunct professor for Tabor College.

Dr. Vann is involved in the community through Young Life, Partners for Wichita/Samaritan Group. She serves on the Dunbar Theater Advisory Board and several other community organizations.

Robbie Ray

Strategic Team