Board of Directors

OFFICERS

David Steward II (Chair)
CEO
Polarity

Mark C. Lindgren (Vice Chair)
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications and Chief Human Resources Officer
Ameren

Cynthia Brinkley (Secretary)
President and Chief Operating Officer
(Retired)
Centene Corporation

Kathy Barney (Treasurer)
Chief Financial Officer
Wells Fargo Advisors

MEMBERS

Donald Aven
Principal, Branch and Region Development–Area 46
Edward Jones

Dan Burkhardt (Emeritus)
President
Magnificent Missouri

Maxine Clark (Emeritus)
Chief Executive Officer
The Clark-Fox Family Foundation

David Conner
Chief Executive Officer and Director
(Retired)
Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. Ltd.

Pepe Prince Finn (Emeritus)
Chairman
Stern Brothers & Co.

Tim Goodson
Vice President, Field Operations
Spire, Inc.

Harvey A. Harris
Attorney-at-Law

Juanita Hinshaw (Emeritus)
President
H & H Advisors

Janet M. Holloway
Senior Vice President, Chief of Staff and Community Relations
(Retired)
Monsanto

Dennis Hummel
Vice Chairman
Maritz Holdings

Ashley Kemper
Attorney

Rob Kirkland
President
Sysco Foodservice St. Louis, Missouri

Robert Koplar
President
Koplar Communications

Ted Koplar (Emeritus)
President and Chief Executive Officer
Koplar Communications International

Ken Kranzberg (Emeritus)
Chairman
TricorBraun

Mark Krieger
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Brendan Lind
CEO and Founder
Human Agency Saint Louis, MO

Dennis Lower
President and Chief Executive Officer
Cortex

Jeffrey McDonnell (Emeritus)
Vice President
J & J Management Services

Thomas C. Melzer
Managing Director
Rivervest

Mary Nelson
General Counsel
St. Louis Community College

Kim Olson (Emeritus)

David Rabe
Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility
Emerson

Jack Schreiber (Emeritus)
President
(Retired)
Commerce Bank

Hugh Scott, III
Chief Executive Officer
(Retired)
Western Diesel Services, Inc.

Thad Simons
Co-Founder and Managing Director
The Yield Lab

Patrick Sly (Emeritus)
Executive Vice President
(Retired)
Emerson

James Snowden
Executive Vice President
Huntleigh Securities Corporation 

Chad Stiening
Chief Executive Officer
Kypha, Inc.

Dr. Donald Suggs (Emeritus)
Publisher
St. Louis American Newspaper

Milton P. Wilkins, Jr. (Emeritus)
Investment Advisor
RBF Wealth Advisors

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