World Trade Council of Wichita
The World Trade Council of Wichita was founded in 1975-76 by Dr. Lee Nehrt, Dr. Dharma De Silva and Dean Larry McKibbin
at the Wichita Area Chamber of Commerce in concert with 11 area multinational companies
to promote international trade and investment in Greater Wichita and south-central
Kansas. WTCouncil was instrumental in making Wichita a U.S. Customs Port-of-Entry
and assisted in the establishment of the Mid-America World Trade Center.