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

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

Tim Goodson
Vice President, Field Operations
Spire, Inc.

Harvey A. Harris
Attorney-at-Law

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

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

Thomas C. Melzer
Managing Director
Rivervest

Mary Nelson
General Counsel
(Retired)
St. Louis Community College

Cynthia Peters
Community Volunteer

David Rabe
Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility
Emerson

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

Thad Simons
Founder and Managing Director
The Yield Lab

James Snowden
Executive Vice President
Huntleigh Securities Corporation

Chad Stiening, PhD
Chief Executive Officer
Kypha, Inc.

James E. Williams, Jr.
President
Estel Foods, Inc. d.b.a. McDonald’s


EMERITUS

Dan Burkhardt
President
Magnificent Missouri

Maxine Clark
Chief Executive Officer
The Clark-Fox Family Foundation

Pepe Prince Finn
Chairman
Stern Brothers & Co.

Juanita Hinshaw
President
H & H Advisors

Ted Koplar
President and Chief Executive Officer
Koplar Communications International

Ken Kranzberg
Chairman
TricorBraun

Jeffrey McDonnell
Vice President
J & J Management Services

Kim Olson

Jack Schreiber
President
(Retired)
Commerce Bank

Patrick Sly
Executive Vice President
(Retired)
Emerson

Dr. Donald Suggs
Publisher
St. Louis American Newspaper

Milton P. Wilkins, Jr.
Investment Advisor
RBF Wealth Advisors

Meeting Schedule

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