The Waldo Area Business Association represents the member businesses and organizations contained within the area (generally) from Gregory Blvd to 91st Street and from State Line Road to Holmes Road in Kansas City, Missouri.


Interested in joining a committee? Volunteer Committee Form


Looking to join as a Waldo Board Member? Board Application



The goals of the organization

  • to improve and maintain a safe, clean and attractive climate for business owners, their employees and customers
  • to interact with the community for the betterment of all concerned
  • to lobby the City, Area Transit Authority, and elected representatives in the matters affecting the area
  • to promote business growth in Waldo
  • to be a source of information for members about key issues that impact the area

Mission Statement

“Serving as champions of our community while preserving and advancing our vibrant, inclusive culture.”

2021 Waldo Area Business Association Board of Directors

  • Angela Braun, Hagoyah Hair Studio & Yoga Den
  • Sarah Koci Scheilz, The Connection Shop
  • Emilie Jackson, Centered Spirit and Emilie’s French Teas
  • Dr. Derek Garcia, Limitless Chiropractic
  • Kate Nielsen, On Tap
  • Jamie Eaton, Canine Body Works
  • Paige Fowler, Edward Jones
  • Jill Gaikowski, HappyBottoms
  • Lisa Kiene, Pilates 1901
  • Chris Meier, HJM Architects Inc.
  • Zach Moores, Crows Coffee
  • Jerry Singer, Retired
  • Ryan Underwood, Sierra Pacific Mortgage

2020 Waldo Area Business Association Advisory Council (2021 To Be Updated)

  • Becky Beck, Parkway Wealth Advisors
  • Steve Lyddon, Jackson Hewitt Tax Service
  • Dr. Aaron McDonald, Center of Life Chiropractics
  • Angie Lile, LileStyle Productions. LLC
  • Tom Johnston

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