Meet the Board of Directors

Haylie Bagwell

Professional Vocalist

and Community Leader

Darrel Harbaugh

Vice President

President, USD 445 Board of Education

and Retired Educator

David Beck


English Instructor, Coffeyville Community College

Denise York


Retired Global IT Director, Amazon

and Chair of Coffeyville's Reawakening

Sharon Caulkins

Retired Owner and Seamstress, Sew 'n So

Jim Criswell

Order Processing Manager, Acme Foundry

Brent Ortolani

Executive Director

Saint Simeon’s Foundation

Grant Hendrix

Product Manager, Coffeyville SEKTAM, Inc.

Samantha Kudrick

Tourism Director,

Visit Coffeyville

Peggy Steele-Olson

Managing Partner,

Baroness Properties

Lisa Scheck

Marketing Manager, Retail Success and POSIM Software

Ryan Schlotfelt

Senior Mechanical Engineer, 
Coffeyville Resources

William R. Wade

President, Bernard and Effie Jo Wade Family Foundation

Board Information

The Midland Theater Foundation Board of Directors is the current operating arm of The Midland Theater & Event Center. The Board of Directors shall consist of at least seven and not more than fifteen members elected the standing board. All Directors shall continue as such until the execution of an acceptance of their office by their duly qualified successors. In the event of a vacancy on the board, the position may be filled by majority vote of the directors remaining. Each member shall have one vote. 

The Board of Directors shall manage all property of this corporation. Directors, as such, shall not receive any salary for services, but by resolution of the board, may be reimbursed for expenditures and expenses incurred on behalf of, or while servicing for the corporation. Nothing herein shall preclude any Director from serving the Corporation in any other capacity and receiving compensation. The officers of this corporation shall serve as the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors and shall consist of a president, vice president, secretary, and treasurer. Directors are subject to removal for just cause at the discretion of the remaining Directors by two-thirds majority vote.

To learn how you can become a member of the Board of Directors for The Midland Theater Foundation, please contact us.


Capital Campaign Committee

Co-chairs: Darrel Harbaugh & Peggy Steele-Olson

Members: Sharon Caulkins, Denise York, Grant Hendrix

Ex-officio: Haylie Bagwell 

Marketing & Events Committee

Co-chairs: Lisa Scheck & Sam Kudrick

Committee member: David Beck

Ex-officio: Haylie Bagwell 

Construction Committee 

Chair: Jim Criswell

Committee members: Denise York, Ryan Schlotfelt

Ex-officio: Haylie Bagwell


Business Plan Committee

Co-chairs: Darrel Harbaugh & Peggy Steele 

Committee members: Denise York, Jim Criswell, Lisa Scheck, David Beck

Ex-officio: Haylie Bagwell


Foundation Office: 901.501.6832


PO BOX 545 | Coffeyville, KS 67337

214 West 8th Street

Coffeyville, Kansas 67337

The Midland Theater Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 corporation, is dedicated to reviving The Historic Midland Theatre for the benefit of Coffeyville and surrounding communities.

The foundation depends on financial assistance from organizations, businesses, and individuals to further restoration efforts. Learn how you can make an impact today. 

  • Facebook Social Icon