Kansas Progress Institute

Ad Astra Per Aspera ~ To the Stars Through Difficulties

About KPI

  • New Happenings

    We have started research into billionaire oil magnates, Charles and David Koch’s, financial influence on Kansas state politics and legislation.   Our new website has been updated and filled with steady content at www.kansasprogress.org   KPI president and founder, David Burress, is working on a biographical case files series, based on a book he is writing tentatively-titled “Antiabortion as Violence”: The ... continue reading
  • Officers

    Board of Directors
    David Burress, President
    Creed Shepard, Vice President
    Theresa Bird, Secretary
    Nate Carlson
    Bill Campsey


    Council of Advisors

    Reverend Emanuel Cleaver, II,
    U.S. Congressman, Fifth District of Missouri

    Wes Jackson, President, The Land Institute

    Jim Lawing, Attorney and activist, Wichita

    Ramon Powers, Former Director, Kansas State Historical Society

    Anthony Romero, Executive Director, American Civil Liberties Union (National)