Board of Directors


The Voices for Children volunteer Board of Directors is made up of recognized leaders across many areas of expertise. They represent the broad diversity of our membership and contribute significant amounts of time, talent, and energy to further the mission of the organization.



Ashley Roedemeier, President
Business Manager
Cushman & Wakefield

Leonora M. Trawick,Vice President
Leader – IS Regulatory and Legal
Edward Jones

Carolyn Copeland Weiss, Secretary
Tax Analyst
Reinsurance Group of America

Scott Larson, Treasurer
Commercial Banking/Regional President
Carrollton Bank 


Jamie Kondis, MD
Instructor of Pediatrics
St. Louis Children’s Hospital

 Sharie McLafferty
Senior Account Executive

Marcie Rucker
Global Response Leader

Amy L. Ruiz
Senior Director Pharma Account Manager
Express Scripts

Betty Sanders
Senior Director – Regulatory
Charter Communications

Joy C. Syrcle
Stinson Leonard Street

Lisa Van Fleet
Bryan Cave

Kimberley Vuitel
Director, Wenger Product Management

Shawn Eric Williams
Private Wealth Manager
Private Banking and Investment Group