Former U.S. Representative Todd Tiahrt Endorses Adrienne Vallejo Foster


ROELAND PARK, KS (January 29, 2020) – Adrienne Vallejo Foster, Republican candidate for Kansas’ 3rd Congressional District, has received the endorsement of former U.S. Representative Todd Tiahrt, a highly-respected conservative leader who represented Kansas’ 4th congressional district from 1995-2011.

“I’ve known Adrienne for many years and whole heartedly endorse her for Congress. She is a fighter, a tried and true conservative and is the real deal. I believe she is the only candidate who can beat Sharice Davids,” Tiahrt said.

“I’m honored to have received Todd Tiahrt’s support. He is one of the most respected conservative leaders in our state. His wisdom and support will be invaluable as we work to defeat Sharice Davids this November,” Foster said.

Adrienne Vallejo Foster, a second-generation Hispanic from the 3rd district, most recently served as the Region 7 Advocate for the Office of Advocacy at the U.S. Small Business Administration. In this role, she worked with small business owners in the 3rd district and the broader Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska region. She worked alongside state and local government agencies, state legislators, and trade associations, to be the voice of small business and to help small businesses overcome burdensome regulations and other roadblocks.

Foster previously served as the Mayor of Roeland Park, KS. She was also the Executive Director of Kansas Hispanic and Latino American Affairs Commission with the Office of the Governor. Foster earned her undergraduate degree from Washburn University, where she studied Public Administration and earned her Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Missouri, Kansas City. Foster and her husband Stephen have five children.