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The Dodge City commission is made up of five elected Dodge City residents. The commissioners serve four or two-year terms, depending on the amount of votes they receive in the elections. The mayor and vice-mayor are selected annually by the current commissioners.

Rick13.jpg Rick Sowers, Commissioner
Rick Sowers was reelected in April 2014 to a four-year term. Rick is employed at The Sound Shop, Inc. Rick and his wife, Angela, have a daughter Bri and a son Mitchell.
He can be reached at: Ph: (620) 225-0199
His email address is:
Brian13.jpg Brian Delzeit, Mayor
Brian Delzeit was elected in April 2012 to a four-year term. Brian is employed at Coldwell Banker Hancocks. He and his wife, Margie have two adult children, Nikki and Kaelee.
He can be reached at: Ph.: (620) 225-7720
His email address is: 
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Jan Scoggins, Commissioner
Jan Scoggins was elected to the City Comnmission in April 2014 to a four-year term.  Jan is a third generation Dodge Citian and attended Central Elementary School, Junior High, and Senior High School in Dodge City.  Jan serves as the State of Kansas Region V (five) Long-term Care Ombudsman which encompasses all of Southwest Kansas.  Jan has two adult sons and two granddaughters.   
She can be reached at: Ph.: (620) 225-5444
Her email addresses are: ;









kent13.jpg E. Kent Smoll, Commissioner
E. Kent Smoll was reelected to the City Commission in April 2014 to a two-year term.   Kent is the managing partner of Smoll & Banning, CPA's, LLC.  He and his wife Dee have two grown daughters, Jennifer and Katie.
He can be reached at: Ph: (620) 227-7309
His email address is: 
 joyce13.jpg  Joyce Warshaw, Vice Mayor
Joyce Warshaw was selected by the City Commission to fill the four-year term vacated by Michael Weece beginning Sept. 2012.   Joyce is the principal of Miller Elementary School and has worked for the school district 27 years.  Joyce and her husband, Bill, have four grown children: Brooke, Eric & Sunshine Vanderboom and Ted Warshaw.
She can be reached at: Ph: (720) 272-1148. 
Her email address is:  

News & Announcements - View All
Proclamation - Shannon Ralph Day, Tuesday, December 16, 2014
At the December 15 City Commission meeting, a proclamation was read designating Tuesday, December 16, as Shannon Ralph Day in Dodge City in recognition of her selection as 2015 Kansas Teacher of the Year.
Community Newsletter
Community Newsletter for the Week of December 8-12, 2014 Additional Info...