De Soto EDC partners with public and private leaders to ensure the community stays pro-business while maintaining its small-town values. De Soto, Kansas uses innovative economic development tools to encourage diverse development, with a laser focus on bolstering residential housing options. EDC Investors must also be a member of the De Soto Chamber of Commerce. Click Here to complete the enrollment process!

De Soto, Kansas Economic Development Council

To learn more about the benefits of investing in De Soto EDC, contact us.

De Soto, Kansas Economic Development Council

Contact Information

If you would like to receive information on locating your company to De Soto or would like to expand your business, please contact the EDC offices at 913.583.1585. For specific information, please see the contact list below:

Chamber of Commerce

Sara Ritter
Executive Director

913-583-1585

City Information
(Administration and Finance)

Mike Brungardt
City Administrator

913-586-5253

Community Development

Steve Chick, Sr.
Community Development Director

913-586-5277

Economic Development

Sara Ritter
Executive Director

913-583-1585

Planning Department

Brad Weisenburger
City Planning Director

913-586-5286


Chamber Partners

American Family Insurance
Custom Foods, Inc.
Great Life
Olathe Health Systems
Shawnee Misson Health
TriCentury Bank