About Kris Paper
Learn more about Kris Paper – the reason this scholarship was created. Her lifetime of helping people realize their potential and achieve their goals inspired us to continue the tradition.
Support the cause
There are many ways to support the scholarship ranging from attending fundraising events to donating directly to the scholarship fund.
If you are a graduating high school senior or returning female college student who intends to further their education in a technology related field, you can link to the application here.
About Kris Paper
Masters: Application Management- Bellevue University
Bachelors: Science in Business Management- Buena Vista University
VICE PRESIDENT AND CIO - BURNS & MCDONNELL October 2006 – April, 2014
SR VP AND CIO - PRIMEDIA August 2003 – August 2006
VP AND CIO - AQUILA/ UTILICORP UNITED 1983 – 2002
ACCOMPLISHMENTS / RECOGNITION:
Featured on the cover of CIO Magazine
Led Burns & McDonnell to be recognized as one of the top 500 innovative users of technology from Information Week magazine (Download Report: Fall, 2012)
Graduate of the Institute for Career Advancement Needs Influence Leadership Program
Graduate of the Greater Missouri Challenge As a leader, Kris also sponsored dozens of others in both the ICAN and Greater Missouri programs.
Speaker at the WiSTEMM (Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Medicine) Program, October 30, 2012
Member of Rockhurst University CIO Council
Support The Cause
Whether you want to donate to the fund, have a fundraising partnership idea, or just want to tell us how Kris impacted your life, drop us a line below. We'd love to hear from you!