Board of Directors

Board Chairman
Whitney Kerr, Jr.,  Kansas City MO
Cushman & Wakefield – Managing Director

Board Vice-Chair
David Pearce, Warrensburg MO
University of Central Missouri – Legislative Liaison 

Board Treasurer
Steven Byers, Nevada MO
Byers Consulting (stevenjbeyers.com) – Non-Profit Consultant

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

Board Fundraising Chair
Diane Benedetti, Arrow Rock MO

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

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.)