Kay Staszel, 2016 Lee Ann Moss Volunteer of the Year

Kay Staszel has spent her career improving companies who are “on the grow”, by focusing on matching the right talent with the right job at the right time. She has a successful history of achieving growth by pioneering best practices that attract and retain top performers. With her expertise in small business startups, HR administration, sales management, and Board leadership, she has led teams to achieve optimal performance. She is a trusted advisor to her clients.


As an active community leader, she has held board positions with West Michigan human service organizations, industry associations, and professional organizations, applying her expertise to guide them with strategic direction and identifying/recruiting board members.

Currently Kay is the principal of KMS Group LLC, and has been the owner of multiple businesses in the Grand Rapids area for over 30 years.

Kayʼs past awards include the Athena Award and Grand Rapids Chamber Small Business Person of the Year.