Lawrence Business Hall of Fame

Laureate Class of 2017

Jean Milstead
Douglas County Bank
Emprise Bank
Larry McElwain
Lawrence Chamber of Commerce
Warren-McElwain Mortuary Services

Miles Schnaer
Crown Automotive

Mike Amyx
Mayor of Lawrence
Amyx Barber Shop


The Lawrence Business Hall of Fame Tribute Dinner was held Oct. 4, 2017. Thank you to all who helped celebrate these deserving honorees.

For details about the Business Hall of Fame, contact Debbie Harman at or 785.841.8245.

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A portrait of each laureate hangs in the Lawrence Business Hall of Fame display at the Lawrence Public Library.

To view videos of the past laureates, please click on the name of the laureate whose video you would like to view. If a link is not working, please contact Alice C. Hunt.

2017 Laureates

2016 Laureates

2015 Laureates 

2014 Laureates

2013 Laureates

2012 Laureates

2011 Laureates

2010 Laureates: