Meet Kevin

Councilmember Kevin Gilmore was appointed to represent Ward 3 in October, 2020.

  • Kevin is a longtime Olathe resident, first moving to the city in 1979.

  • He earned a B.A. in Accounting and an M.A. in Organizational Administration/Leadership from MidAmerica Nazarene University

  • He is currently the Director of Pensions and Benefits for the Church of the Nazarene, serving the needs of the 17,000 active/retired pastors and church staff in the U.S.

  • Kevin’s career began as a practicing CPA and later shifted to serving as a Chief Financial Officer in private industry including residential construction and development, financial services, higher education, and behavioral health.

  • He was engaged in his own consulting practice for several years where he earned credentials as a certified merger & acquisitions advisor.

  • He has been active in leadership roles in numerous charitable and civic organizations throughout Olathe.

My Goals for Olathe

  • Transparency and accountability to those we serve

  • Successful stewardship of limited resources

  • Decision-making influenced by a long-term view

  • Maintain or improve upon positive results on citizen quality of life surveys

  • Appropriately balancing the needs of growth in the community and growth in local government

Contact Kevin

(913) 768-8285