Meet the WordCamp Kansas City Organizers

Meet the people that are working hard to bring you WordCamp Kansas City 2017!

Karissa Skirmont

Karissa is an experienced web developer, graphic designer & business strategist who has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs build their business since 2005.  She develops a cohesive branding package for WordPress websites, social media, print and promotional collateral that reflects the clients essense. She also is an organizer for WordPressKC Monthly Meetup, specializes in WP MulitSite and is obsessed with all things purple.

Role: Website Developer, Graphic Designer

Dennis Mullins

After a career working in different private and public sector positions, Dennis is starting a new career as a freelance WordPress web builder helping individuals, non-profits and small business owners improve their online presence and effectiveness in eastern Jackson county communities.

Role: Speakers

Travis Pflanz

I am content-focused SEO strategist with Web Works of Kansas City.

I am also an organizer of the Kansas City Dog Club

Role: Organizer

Brianna Privett

A passion for the web as a medium for art is the foundation for a twenty-year long career in web development and UX design. Founder of TechnoSiren and Utopian.net, Brianna Privett helps web users become web creators.

Role: Website Developer

Josepha Haden

Josepha comes from a long line of writers and was raised to be a life-long learner. She has a passion for language and storycrafting, a skill she has honed on starsandthemoon.com. Josepha has over a decade of experience using SEO, data analysis, and content marketing to bring success and visibility to clients all over the world. Since 2010 she’s been working in her hometown of Kansas City to increase digital literacy and get more women in tech. Josepha works at Automattic as a community organizer for the WordPress open source project.

Role: Volunteers, Social Media

Jim Grant

Entreprenuer, owner of Simply Creative Media LLC and Executive Life Magazine. Helping small businesses Get Found, Get Social and Get Beautiful on the Web.

Role:  Lead Organizer

Peter Inzerillo

WordPress Editor, Trainer, and Fan! I like: to teach, create, edit, consult. I value: friendship, fellowship, laughter, excellence. I make: videos, web pages, things better.

Role: Sponsors & Swag

Angie Pedersen

As a web content strategist with a passion for inbound content marketing, Angie has worked as a copywriter, consultant, and project manager for a variety of industries, and manages a geek resource hub website in her spare time. She specializes in blog and social media content, and all things geeky.

Role: Content & Social Media