Expert Staff

The Central Division Office is located south of Kansas City in Chanute, Kansas.  The team led by Lori Vandervoort, Director of Operations, includes Sherry Greve, Donna Budreau, and Cindy Finley.  Together the team brings a wealth of talent and experience totaling close to 100 years with prestigious companies such as:  Frito-Lay, PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble, Honeywell, Hallmark, Choice Hotels International and Adventure Travel to mention a few.


The team is responsible for customizing, creating and mass producing all materials necessary both directly and indirectly for the Brand Development Network Institute College and Implementation Navigator sessions including the PowerPoint presentations, the training manuals, electronic toolboxes, management of the Website, DISPATCHESTM publishing and database, etc.  The dynamic Lori Vandervoort also manages logistics, recruiting, registration and administration of Open College programs.


Outside of BDNI you'll find Lori entertaining her large family and many friends with her culinary specialities at Casa Chanute.  Sherry is actively engaged supporting her sons' athletic achievements while Donna stays active with her husband, grandchildren, and friends.  And Cindy works with her church youth group in her spare time.