The Gardner Chamber of Commerce is pleased to welcome Jason Leib as the organization’s new President & CEO as of May 31st, 2022.  With extensive experience as a successful entrepreneur, business owner and engaged chamber and community leader, Jason brings tremendous skills and important perspective to his role as the Gardner Chamber’s new leader.

“I am honored to be joining the Gardner Chamber of Commerce team,” Leib said.  “The Chamber has seen tremendous growth and success in recent years and I’m excited to work with the current staff and all of our members and community partners to help continue and expand this great work and meet the needs of our growing business community.”

While most recently serving as an operations executive in the information technology field, Jason has held a number of community leadership positions.  Jason has previously served as the Chair of the Lenexa Chamber of Commerce, Chair of the County Economic Research Institute, co-Chair and graduate of Leadership Lenexa and Rotary District Governor from 2019-2020.

As a business owner, Jason has been an engaged member of multiple area Chambers of Commerce, including the Gardner Chamber of Commerce.  This extensive experience as a chamber member and volunteer provides him an important understanding of how the Gardner Chamber can best serve its more than 250 members now and in the future.

“We are thrilled to have Jason as our new President and CEO,” said Rob Wyrick, current Chair of the Gardner Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.  “We know Jason’s experiences and leadership will allow him to advance the Gardner Chamber’s goals to be a catalyst for business growth, a convener of leaders and influencers, and a champion for a strong community.”

For more information about the Gardner Chamber of Commerce, visit or contact the Chamber at (913) 856-6464.