Chief Legal Officer, Cancer Center of Kansas, P.A.
Born and raised in Wichita, Laura Dakhil Monahan graduated with honors from the University of Kansas, receiving her Bachelor of Science in Journalism along with minors in French and Leadership Studies. She then stayed in Lawrence to attend the University of Kansas School of Law. After receiving her Juris Doctorate (JD) and joining Hinkle Law Firm, Laura earned her Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Washburn University. Laura returned to Wichita to practice law full-time as a part of Hinkle Law Firm’s business law & healthcare departments for 5 years, representing physicians and many other individuals and businesses in a number of industries and in a variety of transactions. Laura then made the move from private practice to in-house counsel in early 2014 when she began as the Chief Legal Officer of the Cancer Center of Kansas, P.A. Laura was honored as a part of the Wichita Business Journal’s “40 under 40” Class of 2013 and currently serves on the American Heart Association’s Board of Directors. She has also been very active in numerous faith-based and civic organizations, including serving as co-chair of various committees for the AHA Heart Ball, the University of Kansas Round-up, and the Wichita Bar Association. Both her professional work and volunteerism have given her the experience to serve as Secretary for WCF.
Laura is married to Dr. Bradley Monahan and has four young children, Clara, Ava Milo and Simon.