Board of Directors

Acting Chairman of the Board
David Pearce, Warrensburg MO
University of Central Missouri – Legislative Liaison 

Steven Byers, Nevada MO
Byers Consulting – Non-Profit Consultant

Michele Reinke, Marshall MO
Missouri Valley College – Professor of Biology

Fundraising Chair
Diane Benedetti, Arrow Rock MO

Hudson’s Bay Company – Marketing Director (ret.)

Education Chair
Leslie Huston, Marshall MO
Gables LLC – Proprietor

Doug Doughty, Chillicothe MO
Muddy Lane Grain & Cattle – Owner/Operator

Theresa Enderle, Independence MO
Educator/Child Development Specialist (ret.)