Joan Wagnon

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Joan Wagnon
Kansas Secretary of Revenue
In office
January 13, 2003 – January 2011
Appointed by Kathleen Sebelius
Mayor of Topeka
In office
Preceded by Butch Felker
Succeeded by Butch Felker
Personal details
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) William O. Wagnon
Residence Topeka, Kansas

Joan Wagnon is an American politician. She was Mayor of Topeka from 1997 to 2001. She was Topeka's first female mayor. She was the Secretary of Revenue from January 13, 2003 until January 2011. She served as the chair of the Kansas Democratic Party from 2011 to 2015.

Offices held[edit]


  • National Treasurer, Girl Scouts of the USA
  • Member, Washburn University Board of Regents 1997-2001
  • President, Kaw Valley Girl Scout Council, Topeka 1995-2000
  • Chair, TurnAround Team 1993-1997
  • Chairman of the Board of the Corporation for Change 1991-1994
  • Board Member, Downtown Rotary Club
  • Helen Hocker Theater Advisory Board
  • Board Member, Midland Hospice of Topeka
  • Former Board Member, Volunteer Center of Topeka.