Cherie Durst joined CFCC as Chief Operating Officer in 2018 after owning a residential real estate business for 15 years. She has over 20 years of legal experience, including working in the employment law division at Stinson, Morrison & Hecker in Kansas City and serving as a federal law clerk to the Honorable Dale E. Saffels in the United States District Court for the District of Kansas. She is a Washburn University graduate and holds a Juris Doctorate from Washburn University School of Law. She believes that God brings the right people into your life to walk with you on your journey. She is committed to ensuring that CFCC has the systems and people in place to serve those God brings to it so that no one will journey alone.