Ability KC Leadership

The Ability KC Team


Dedicated Professionals Committed to Success

Our passionate team sets Ability KC apart, providing the highest quality of care and support to each and every individual served. 

Every member of every team is committed to helping patients and students achieve their goals through intensive treatments, advanced technology and extensive expertise. Not every day will be easy, but our team will work diligently to help individuals and families achieve success.

Ability KC Leadership Team

Our Board of Directors

Executive Committee

  • Bob Jackson, MD

    Board Chair

    Community Volunteer

  • Jim Clay

    Vice Chair & Finance Committee Chair

    The Robert E. Miller Group

  • Brad Hamilton


    Seaboard Foods, Inc.

  • Patrick Hosty



  • Bob Dunn

    Development & Marketing Committee Chair

    Community Volunteer

  • Doug Elmer

    Chair, Risk Management & Governance Committees


  • Siabhan May-Washington, Ed.D

    Program Quality & Effectiveness Committee Chair

    St. Teresa’s Academy

Board of Directors

  • J.P. Deckert

    Spotlight Analyst Relations

  • Brian Lore

    Equitable Advisors

  • Adam Winzenried

    Community Volunteer

  • Lisa Womack

    Community Volunteer

Medical Directors

  • Brad Steinle, MD

    Director of Adult Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Services

    St. Luke’s Health System

  • Nicole McCartan, MD

    Director of Pediatric & Adolescent Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Services

    Children’s Mercy Hospital

  • Terrie Price, PhD, ABPP

    Director of Neuropsychology, Developmental, & Behavioral Health Services

    Ability KC


re-hospitalization rate (11% below the national average)

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Therapist with little boy in pool smiling


Over 3,000 patients and families served annually

$5 Million

$5 million in uncompensated, at-cost services for under-resourced individuals and families.

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Shot of full Med Rehab adult gym/shot of facility


medical and vocational professionals

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“When the need is great, the ideas need to be greater” quote on wall in peds gym

We Can’t Do It Alone

Our partners make our mission possible. Whether you’re a volunteer, individual donor, or corporate sponsor, Ability KC relies on the generosity of hundreds of different people and organizations to help bring the highest quality care possible.

A Brighter Future Starts Here

Start your journey with Ability KC by using our “Build Your Plan” tool, or feel free to reach out to us regarding any questions or comments you may have.

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