[Dodge City, Kans.]
Melissa McCoy of Dodge City, Kans., on July 1, joined the Kansas Health Foundation (KHF) Board of Directors, along with Jill Docking of Wichita, Kans.
McCoy serves as the assistant city manager/public affairs for Dodge City where she oversees the community’s public information office, as well as the local convention and visitors’ bureau.
McCoy works in a staff capacity for the Community Facility Advisory Board for the “Why Not Dodge” sales tax projects and for the Public Art Advisory Board.
Additionally, McCoy assists with the University Center project, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Mobile Services, Mexican Consulate Mobile Services as well as several other special projects.
She is also a representative in her community and region as a board member for Dodge City United Way and the Kansas Business Hall of Fame.
McCoy is also the city manager’s designee for the boards of Main Street Dodge City, Boot Hill Museum and the Rural Education Workforce Alliance.
A native of Southwest Kansas, McCoy is bilingual in English and Spanish and is currently working on her master’s in public administration through Wichita State University.
Jill Docking currently serves as senior vice president of The Docking Group, a Wichita-based Baird financial services firm.
Docking has about 30 years of industry experience after beginning her career with A.G. Edwards.
In addition to her professional work, Docking is very active in her community.
She is president of the Financial Fitness Foundation, which she founded, and is one of the co-chairs of the University of Kansas’ (KU) capital campaign.
She is a member of the endowment and medical boards of KU, where she also holds a bachelor’s degree in history and a Master of Business Administration.