Kay Heley

Governing Board
Title: Chair
Kay Heley


Kay Heley has been a Johnson County resident for over 50 years. Ms. Heley has a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, a Master of Arts in Global and International Studies from the University of Kansas and a Bachelor of Arts from Yale University in Political Science with an emphasis in Biology. She has over 30 years of public health nursing experience. Ms. Heley retired in 2018 as a nurse in the Shawnee Mission School District. Previously, she worked at Bethany Medical Center, Truman Medical Center, and the Wyandotte County Health Department. Ms. Heley is an active volunteer in the League of Women Voters, Climate Action KC and serves on the Climate Change Committee for the American Water Works Association (AWWA) from which she completed the American Water Works Association Public Water Official program.

  • Current Term: 2021 to 2025
  • Previous Service: 2018 to 2021

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