Overland Park, KS – January 13, 2023 – Kansas Municipal Energy Agency “KMEA” is pleased to announce that Mike Meyer has been appointed the company’s new director finance and accounting effective December 12, 2022, replacing Laurie Brock who is retiring February 17, 2023.
As director finance and accounting, Mike is responsible for the finance and accounting division and all related functions including payment, invoicing and cash management processes, system administration and controls, and financial statement reporting for KMEA and its projects.
Mike formerly served as senior director financial planning and analysis at Evergy, a public utility company serving 1.6 million customers across Kansas and Missouri. Mike had over 31 years of energy industry experience at Evergy where he most recently played a key role in the merger of Westar and KCP&L.
“I am excited to join the amazing staff at KMEA, to support the success and partnerships with our member cities across Kansas, and to continually enhance the company’s finance, accounting and reporting processes” Mike said.
Mike and his wife Susie, who both grew up in small northwest Iowa communities, love spending time with family, especially their four young energetic grandsons, volunteering and traveling. Mike received a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting from The University of Northern Iowa and a Certified Public Accountant certificate from the State of Iowa Board of Accountancy.
Please welcome Mike to the KMEA/KMGA family.