About CBKC – A Kansas City Urban Core Developer2018-06-01T04:54:47+00:00

About Us

Our Mission:

To improve communities by reclaiming neighborhoods and developing quality housing and related services.

We are Kansas City’s largest urban core developer reclaiming neighborhoods by developing quality housing and related services in the neighborhoods we serve. A not-for-profit community development corporation, we personally work with the neighborhoods we serve to build meaningful relationships, acting as community convener, facilitator and resource for services. Since 1991, we have invested $225 million in urban renewal, earning recognition and respect on the national community development stage.

Our Team:

CBKC Staff

About CBKC, A Kansas City Urban Core Developer, CEO: Art Chaudry

MOHAMED A.
(ART) CHAUDRY

President & CEO

d: 816-627-2137
e: achaudry@cb-kc.org

About CBKC, A Kansas City Urban Core Developer, Vice President Finance: Bob Pearson

ROBERT A. PEARSON

Vice President Finance

d: 816-627-2085
e: rpearson@cb-kc.org

About CBKC, A Kansas City Urban Core Developer, Director of Real Estate Development - Shannon Hesterberg

SHANNON HESTERBERG

Director of Real Estate Development

d: 816-627-2163
e: shesterberg@cb-kc.org

About CBKC, A Kansas City Urban Core Developer - Asset Manager: Felicia Mann

FELICIA MANN

Asset Manager

d: 816-627-2155
e: fmann@cb-kc.org

CBKC Board of Directors

Brandon Michaels, Chairman
Yvonne Wilson, Vice Chair
Stan Archie
Becky Forrest

Carol Grimaldi
Jim Nichols
Phil Olson
Sherita Wilson

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