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About Us

Shepherd’s Center Central is a local leader in the regional effort to ensure that all people can age successfully with dignity, security, and respect. 

We have 3 locations:

 5200 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO 64112  (map)                                                RACK CARD picture RACK CARD picture
Phone 816-444-1121    Fax 816-444-1177

 The Oak Street campus houses these programs:

3501 Campbell, Kansas City, MO 64109 (map)
Phone 816-753-7039    Fax 816-753-2855

 The Campbell Street campus houses these programs:

9300 Nall, Overland Park, KS 66207 (map)
Phone 913-242-7319

 The Overland Park office houses these programs:

Our Executive Director


 Pamela Seymour
Executive Director
816-444-1121 ext 110


Pamela Seymour began her work in non-profit over fifteen years ago by first serving as a Meals on Wheels volunteer, then as Treasurer for the Board of Directors at Westport Cooperative Services.  In May of 2010, Pamela was hired as the Executive Director of Westport Cooperative Services.  In January of 2013, when Shepherd’s Center Central and Westport Cooperative Services merged Pamela became the Executive Director of the newly expanded agency.

Pamela has a background in Account Management and Finance.  She lives in mid-town Kansas City with her husband.  For 12 years Pamela was a caregiver for her mother and is passionate and concerned about older adults.  She is also a Certified Senior Advisor.

Our Staff

Robert F. Bond, Manager of Senior Companion Program
                816-753-7039    rbond@sccentral.org 
Deanna Chaunet, Bookkeeper
                816-444-1121 ext. 108     Deanna@sccentral.org
Melissa Delaney, Program Administrator
                913-242-7319     melissa@sccentral.org
Juan H. Montiel-Heath, Manager of Meals on Wheels
                816-753-7039     jheath@sccentral.org
Cheryl Brown Henderson, Manager,
                913-242-7316     cheryl@sccentral.org
David Hooper, Medicare Counselor
                816-444-1121 ext. 104   dhooper@sccentral.org
Kelly Jander, Volunteer Manager/Adventures in Learning Program Manager
                816-444-1121 ext. 105   kelly@sccentral.org
Bill Meynier, Program Assistant, Senior Companion Program
                816-753-7039      scp@sccentral.org
Ruth Michel, Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director
                816-444-1121 ext. 103     rmichel@sccentral.org  
Kathleen Morrow, Grant Writer
                816-753-7039     kmorrow@sccentral.org
Joyce White, Director of Medicare Assistance Program
                816-753-7039     jwhite@sccentral.org
Danielle Wootton, Manager of Center Operations
                816-444-1121 ext. 109     danielle@sccentral.org

 Our Board of Directors

Board Officers

President – Christine Parrish (Community Volunteer)

Vice President – Tyler Means (TransSystems)

Treasurer – Christi Paschang (Second Presbyterian Church)

 Board of Directors

Martin Cunningham, PhD (Community Volunteer)

Lillian Davis

Michael Dodd, CAPS, MCR (Wineteer Construction/Lifewise Renovations)

Carla Grant (Community Volunteer)

Gwen Marshall (Community Volunteer)

Kris Nicholas (U.S. Bank)

Gayl Reinsch (Community Volunteer)

Steve Rinne (Economic Development Corporation)

John Still (Community Volunteer)

Marla Sutton (Univ. of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Education)