Integritas LLC ® – About Richard E. Beyer

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Richard E. Beyer, Managing Member

Richard E. Beyer, Managing Member

Richard E. Beyer, Managing Member of Integritas LLC®, has more than 35 years of diverse experience. He is a seasoned human resources executive. Rick formed Integritas LLC® in 1999 in response to a demand for performance-enhancing, fully-integrated human resources strategies for business challenges.

From 2003 to 2012, he served as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer for JE Dunn Construction. JE Dunn Construction is a national contractor, consistently ranked by Engineering New-Record (ENR) as one of the top general commercial building contractors.

During the Graves Administration, Mr. Beyer served as Kansas Secretary of Human Resources (Labor). In this capacity, he functioned as the chief executive for the Kansas Department of Human Resources (KDHR), an agency with 15 diverse lines of business and 1,000 employees strategically located in five service delivery areas throughout the state of Kansas.

Prior to his appointment as Secretary of Labor, Rick was Senior Vice President of Personnel, NationsBank; Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Boatmen’s First National Bank of Kansas City; and Vice President of Human Resources for Centerre Bank, NA. His accomplishments at NationsBank and these predecessor banks were characteristically bottom-line oriented. He has executive level experience in all facets of human resource management and has distinguished himself by skillfully integrating performance-enhancing human resources strategies with the mission critical objectives of the organizations in which he has served.

Rick earned a Bachelor of Science in Business from the University of Kansas, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Missouri–Kansas City (UMKC), as well as a Master of Arts in Counseling and Guidance from UMKC. In 2014, Rick earned a Master of Arts degree in Industrial and Organization (I/O) Psychology from The University of Tulsa. In addition, he has earned Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification from the HR Certification Institute, Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) standing from the Society for Human Resource Management, Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) designation from the WorldatWork, and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) credentials from the American Society of Certified Public Accountants.

A community builder, Rick has served in lead roles on boards of directors for numerous civic and professional organizations, including: Kansas City American Institute of Banking, the national Construction Personnel Executive Group (CPEG), Personnel Management Association of Greater Kansas City, University of Kansas Business School Board of Advisors, Mid-America Coalition on Health Care, Rotary Club 13 of Kansas City, Missouri, The Salvation Army Advisory Board, Junior Achievement of Middle America, Carondelet Health, and the Henry W. Bloch School of Business and Public Administration Alumni Association Board of Directors.

Former Secretary Beyer and his wife, Sarah, reside in Leawood, Kansas.