Director - Community Outreach
Betty Kaegel was named Director of Community Outreach in November 2007. She began her career with the Royals in 2004 as Director of Royals Charities. As Director of Community Outreach, Betty represents the Kansas City Royals in a variety of civic programs that benefit the community and on all of the Latino players' family-related needs and activities. She oversees local outreach programs and potential community partnerships for the players.
Kaegel grew up in Mexico where she was an elementary school teacher. She has been a long-time volunteer and supporter of Royals Charities, Johnson County Christmas Bureau and City Union Mission.She is a member of the YMCA Challenger Mission Board, the Guadalupe Centers Board of Directors and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Prior to joining the Royals, she was an office manager at a Kansas City paper company.
Betty and her husband, Dick, reside in Lee's Summit, Mo.