Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board
Diane Benedetti, Marshall MO
Hudson’s Bay Company – Marketing Director (ret.)

Vice Chairman of the Board
Theresa Enderle, Independence MO
Educator/Child Development Specialist (ret.)

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

Michele Reinke, Malta Bend MO
Missouri Valley College – Professor of Biology

Education Chair
Leslie Huston, Marshall MO
Gables LLC – Proprietor

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

Jerry Giger, Rolla MO
Retired Superintendent of the Rolla School District

Kim Ratcliffe, Columbia MO
Director of Advocacy and Special Projects for Research to Practice