Lawrence Business Hall of Fame

Laureate Class of 2017


Miles Schnaer
Crown Automotive

Jean Milstead
Douglas County Bank
Emprise Bank

Mike Amyx
Mayor of Lawrence
Amyx Barber Shop


Larry McElwain
Lawrence Chamber of Commerce
Warren-McElwain Mortuary Services

Tribute Dinner
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Doubletree by Hilton (Regency Ballroom)
$175 per ticket | $1,200 per table of 8



For information about the dinner or to become a sponsor, contact Debbie Harman at or 785.841.8245.

Thank you to our sponsors:


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

  • Mike Amyx
  • Larry McElwain
  • Jean Milstead
  • Michael Schnaer

2016 Laureates

2015 Laureates 

2014 Laureates

2013 Laureates

2012 Laureates

2011 Laureates

2010 Laureates: