Gayle E. Townsend

District 1

2018 - Present: Elected to position in 2013

Gayle Townsend


DOB: August 10

Sumner High School
B.A.: University of Pennsylvania: Wharton School: Economics (Accounting)
University of Missouri at Kansas City, School of Law, 
Kansas City, MO, Juris Doctorate
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, KS (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



2019 Gayle Townsend 2

Townsend posses with Marvin Robinson and staff of the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism during the Quindaro Townsite National Commemorative Site Celebration on April 23, 2019