Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance since 2009, Kere Noel holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Fort Hays State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
A man with a deep commitment to truth and genuine love for children, Rainbows is grateful for Kere and his dedication to Rainbows over the years. With his guidance and forward thinking, he has helped put the agency on a solid financial trajectory with promise for a bright future.
Kere was instrumental in helping provide the structure for Rainbows’ Guiding Principles that were adopted in early 2011. From being responsible stewards of our assets and resources to making children and families our highest priority, the 10 statements now guide the agency in decision making at all levels.
He regularly meets with staff and Board members to explain and present a factual representation of the financials.
A member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants, Kere is originally from Portis, Kansas. He has been in public accounting for more than 40 years.
Kere is married to Ronda and has 3 married daughters and five grandchildren, mostly boys who he happily influences with his strong character traits and antics.
Favorite Quote: The smallest deed is worth more than the grandest intention.