|Dr. Bob Beatty
Professor of Political Science, Washburn University
Areas of expertise: The Kansas Governor, Kansas politics and elections, Kansas political advertising, Kansas political debates *Dr. Beatty is the political analyst for Kansas First News (KSNT-TV and KTKA-TV in Topeka).
|Dr. Michael Smith
Professor of Political Science, Emporia State University
Areas of expertise: Campaigns and elections, state legislatures, state and local government, campaign management, grassroots politics, interest groups
|Dr. Alexandra Middlewood
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Wichita State University
Areas of expertise: Gun politics, public opinion, political behavior and participation, civic engagement, and gender.