The Topeka Jazz Workshop, Inc. (TJW) was incorporated in 1962 as a Kansas not-for-profit, charitable and educational corporation with the purpose of promoting and playing jazz. It soon received 501(c)3 status, giving it federal income tax exemption and allowing certain contributions by members and the general public to be tax deductible.
TJW is governed by a Board of Directors, which includes the officers of the corporation.
Our current Board of Directors, as of March 15, 2016 is as follows:
|Steve Waugh||Jim Beardmore|
|Ralph Krumins||Virginia Monroe|
|Vice President||Carrie Riordan|
|Linda Fund||Ryan Simpson|
|Debra Ricks||Connie Willett|
|Vice President - Finance|
|Vice President - Concert Facilities and Logistics|