The Kansas Board of Regents' new Employer Engagement initiative has been well received by Kansas postsecondary institutions, business and industry as an opportunity to identify and recognize those partners who invest their resources in our state's postsecondary programs.

Employer Engagement Initiative - participating employers 

The following employers have been recognized through this program:

Barton Community College:
St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center – Champion Level
Ellsworth Correctional Facility – Supporter Level
CPI – Supporter Level
Case-New Holland – Supporter Level

Colby Community College:
McCarty Family Farms – Partner Level
Colby Glass Company, Inc – Partner Level

Cowley Community College:
Sedgwick County Emergency Medical Services – Champion Level
Butler County Emergency Medical Services  – Champion Level
Arkansas City Fire/EMS – Partner Level
Mulvane Emergency Medical Services – Supporter Level
Wellington Fire/EMS – Supporter Level

Flint Hills Technical College:
Westar Energy – Champion Level
KCP&L – Champion Level
Wolf Creek Nuclear Operation Corporation – Champion Level
Sunflower Electric – Champion Level
Kansas Municipal Utilities – Champion Level

Fort Scott Community College:
Harley-Davidson University – Champion Level

Neosho County Community College:
Genco Manufacturing – Partner Level
Ransom Memorial Hospital – Partner Level
Lawrence Douglas County Fire & Medical Department – Partner Level
Lawrence Memorial Hospital – Partner Level
Satanta District Hospital – Partner Level
Bob Wilson Memorial Grant County Hospital – Partner Level
Ottawa Family Practice – Partner Level
Coffey County Hospital – Partner Level
Fredonia Regional Hospital – Partner Level
Anderson County Hospital  – Partner Level 
Sumner Regional Medical Center – Partner Level

Northwest Kansas Technical College:
CH2MHill – Champion Level

Seward County Community College/Area Technical School:
Seaboard Foods – Champion Level
JC Penney – Partner Level
AutoZone Commercial – Partner Level
Keystone Automotive – Partner Level
Freightliner – Partner Level
Kenworth – Partner Level
Hess Services – Partner Level
Central Power – Supporter Level
Keating Tractor – Supporter Level
Ghunn’s Auto Center – Supporter Level
NAPA – Supporter Level
Billy’s Restaurant – Supporter Level
Shironaka Enterprises – Supporter Level
Dan’s Body Shop – Supporter Level
KSBDC - Supporter Level

Washburn Institute of Technology:
U.S. Alliance Corporation – Champion Level
Washburn Rural School District – Champion Level
Auburn-Washburn Unified School District – Champion Level
Washburn University Ichabod Shop – Champion level
Trane – Champion Level
Goodyear – Champion Level
Target Distribution – Champion Level
Frito-Lay – Champion Level
Child Care Aware of Eastern Kansas – Champion Level
Dynamic Computer Solutions – Champion Level
LaRocca’s Pizza – Partner level
Latta Whitlow by Striker – Partner Level
R-Tech Inc. – Partner Level
Hill's Pet Products – Partner Level
PTMW – Partner Level
Banner Creek LLC – Partner Level
MARS – Partner Level
Ernest-Spencer Metals – Partner Level
Matheson Gas Products – Supporter Level
Rensenhouse – Supporter Level

Wichita Area Technical College:
Kaman Composites - Wichita – Champion Level

For more information about this initiative, contact us.


Levels of Support

View details of participation at each of the outlined levels of support... Read more.

Employer Engagement Initiative Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to questions about obtaining certificates, deadlines, how recognition works and others... Read more.