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18 under 40

Meet our Honorees
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We put out a call to the community for: innovative business professionals, academic thought leaders, active philanthropists, community activists, and ground breakers between ages 21-39, who identify as Jewish, and live in the Kansas City area.

Want to learn more about 18 under 40? Contact Lisa Schifman, 913.327.8083

THINK TANK: We’re putting these 18 innovative minds to work.  Tasked with solving an existing issue in our community, the 18 under 40 have chosen to “put Jewish Kansas City on the map.” Click here to learn more about donating to assist their efforts.

Click on photos to learn more about each honoree.

Jeremy AntesJeremy Antes   Sam ArbesmanSam Arbesman   Erika FeingoldErika Feingold   Seth FreidenSeth Freiden   Elliott Fried M.D.Elliott Fried M.D.   Taly FriedmanTaly Friedman
Gina Kaufmann Gina Kaufmann   Joseph MegermanJoseph Megerman   Lara Krigel PabstLara Krigel Pabst   Rabbi Daniel RockoffRabbi Daniel Rockoff   Mendel SegalRabbi Mendel Segal   Martin Shuster, Ph.D.Martin Shuster, Ph.D.
Yosef SilverYosef Silver   Hilary Cohen SingerHilary Cohen Singer   Greg SmithGreg Smith   Eva Lipner SokolEva Jenny Lipner Sokol   Melissa SternMelissa Stern   Leah SwartzLeah Swartz