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701 Nth 7th Street
Suite 979
Phone: 913-573-5040
Fax: 913-573-5050

Gayle E. Townsend 
District 1

District 1_Gayle E. Townsend            Term: 2013-2017
Personal: Date of Birth: August 10

Graduate, Sumner High School, Kansas City, KS

University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, Philadelphia, PA.,
Bachelor of Economics (Accounting),

University of Missouri at Kansas City, School of Law,
Kansas City, MO,  Juris Doctorate

Employment: Attorney with Federal Agency
  Civic Activities:

Member, Jackson County Bar Association,

Member, Twin Citians Club of Greater Kansas City

Board Member, United Way of Kansas City, Kansas (circa, 2000-2002)

Trustee, YWCA of Greater Kansas City, KCK (circa, 1999-2001)

Charter Board Member and Officer, Trinity-Wms. Education Corp. (circa, 1998-2006)

The Links, Inc., Jackson County Missouri Chapter (1997-2004)




2013, Elected to the Unified Government Board of Commissioners, District 1

2011, Viewer Co-Host on The Wendy Williams Show, New York City, NY

1999-2007, Attorney Member of Region IV Disciplinary Committee, Missouri Bar, Kansas City, MO

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