Adrienne B. Haynes
Attorney, Consultant, and Small Business Owner in Kansas City, Missouri
Adrienne B. Haynes is a business woman and attorney who has a passion for helping small businesses develop sustainable infrastructure and create wealth. She studied entrepreneurship and Spanish at Buena Vista University in Iowa and completed the entrepreneurial law emphasis program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. While in law school, she ran an exterior house painting company, participated in the Entrepreneurial Legal Services Clinic at UMKC Law, and began working with the Kauffman Foundation on their entrepreneurial law website.
She now manages the Blue Hills Contractor Incubator, where she works with 10 businesses involved in construction contracting and provides business coaching and an educational curriculum. She is also the owner of a business consultancy, SEED Collective (StrategicEnterprise and Economic Development), where she works with entrepreneurs and businesses in a variety of industries on business education, research and policy, and legal services.
In addition to being active in the small business community, Adrienne is active in many professional organizations, both domestic and international.