Betty Washington

Betty Washington

Betty Washington

Council Member

Phone: 316-744-9287

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Biography

  • Moved to Kechi in 1980 and has lived here ever since. She was born and raised in Wichita.
  • Graduated from East High School and Wichita State University.  She has her Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in Education.
  • Member of the following Kechi civic groups: 
    • Kechi Arts and Business Council
    • Kechi Chamber of Commerce
    • Kechi Fair Committee
    • Over 55 Club
  • Retired school teacher from USD 259.  She was a teacher for 33.5 years.
  • Owner of Geno's Bar B-Q in Kechi. She opened the restaurant with her husband in 1994.
  • She is active in her church and is a volunteer income tax preparer.
  • Proud mother of three children and five grandchildren.  She is a widow, her husband passed in 2012.
  • She is passionate about seeing more people volunteer in the community and support the businesses in Kechi.
  • Other goals include developing the Arts and Business district and supporting lower property taxes.