United Community Services of Johnson County honors Stratton as Citizen of the Year

Brad Stratton, center, with UCS Executive Director Julie Brewer and Board Member Tom Robinett.
Brad Stratton, center, with UCS Executive Director Julie Brewer and Board Member Tom Robinett.

Overland Park’s Brad Stratton on Friday was named the 2016 United Community Services of Johnson County Citizen of the Year.

Stratton, the CEO and President of Overland Park Wealth Management, has been long involved in community organizations. In addition to serving as Chair of the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce, Stratton is a member of the Shawnee Mission School Board. He’s also an active member of Village Presbyterian Church.

Other recipients of UCS’s 2016 Human Service Awards were:

  • Judge Stephen Tatum, who received the Distinguished Public Service Award.
  • The Strengthening Families Program partners, a group of 21 organizations that work to improve family life in Johnson County, who received the Excellence in Community Service award.
  • Ben Craig, the former Metcalf Bank president who was a driving force behind the establishment of Johnson County Community College and the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce, was recognized posthumously with the Karen Wulfkuhle Bridge Spanner Award.