Kevin Bryant serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Evergy Inc. In his current role, he has responsibility for Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Operations Planning and Safety.
Prior to Evergy, Bryant was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Great Plains Energy when the company merged with Westar Energy, creating Evergy, a more than $20 billion enterprise value entity in the S&P 500.
Bryant also has previous experience in roles at THQ, Inc., UBS and Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Bryant serves on the board of directors of the UMKC Foundation (University of Missouri at Kansas City), and the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City, an organization that works to lead youth down a path to success by ensuring they have the skills needed to pursue a career.
Bryant earned a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Banking from the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri, and an MBA in Finance and Marketing from Stanford University in Palo Alto, California.