Members of the Kansas City, Kansas, Board of Public Utilities elected new officers to the board.
New officers include Ryan Eidson, president; Robert L. Milan Sr., vice president; and Mary Gonzales, secretary.
Before being elected board president, Ryan Eidson served as vice president. He has been on the Board of Directors since 2018.
Eidson is a lifelong Wyandotte County resident and currently serves as the general manager for Wil Fischer of Kansas (Wyandotte County Anheuser-Busch distributor). He has served in this role since 2014 and previously held several leadership positions at Schatz Distributing.
He serves as a board member for the Chris Kugler Memorial Trust and also serves on the board of directors for Helpful Hands Inc.
Eidson is a graduate of Piper High School and attended Kansas State University, where he graduated with a degree in communications and advertising.
Ryan and his wife Jennifer are the parents of two children, Riley and Aubrey.