Board Members


Brad Coy

Brad Coy ’04 MBA ’06

Chair of the Board
Co-Founder and Vice President
Impact Recruiting Partners
Springfield, MO

Tara Calton

Tara (Hamann) Calton ’03

Immediate Past Chair
Senior Plan Consultant
Advanced Plan Designs, LLC
Springfield, MO

Aaren (Williamson) Muex '02

President & CEO
Divine Events, LLC
St. Louis, MO

William Potts-Datema, DrPH, ’81, MS ’85

Vice Chair
Chief, Program Development & Services Branch, retired
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Scott Whiteley Carter, ’91

Vice Chair
Public Affairs and Creative Economy Advisor
City of Little Rock
Little Rock, AR



Directors (term ends June 30, 2023)

Portrait of Mandy Anthes

Mandy (Perdue) Anthes, ’03

Vice President/Commercial Banker
Arvest Bank
Springfield, MO


Tyree Davis IV, ’17, ’19

Community Diversity and Equity Director
Community Partnership of the Ozarks
Springfield, MO

Adam Dougherty, ’90

Regional Director of Operations
Dallas, TX

Michael Gulledge, ’13

Software Development Engineer,
Moscow Mills, MO

Bob Nelson, ’02

Meeting, Events & Communications Professional
St. Louis, MO

katelyn palmer

Katelyn Palmer, ’24

Student Alumni Association President

Emma Rapp, ’14, MS ’16

Director of Student Life
Rockhurst University
Kansas City, MO

Directors (term ends June 30, 2024)

molly beck

Molly Beck, ’11

Teacher, Speech & Debate Coach
Ladue Horton Watkins High School
St. Louis, MO


Frank Burkybile ’08

Senior Malaria Technical Advisor
US Agency for Int’l Development (USAID)
President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI)
Washington, D.C.


Natosha Lancaster, ’09

Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Missouri State University
Springfield, MO

Sheila (Miller) Moore, Ed.D ’87

Director of Early Childhood, retired
Lebanon R3 School District
Lebanon, MO

Melissa Stallbaumer, ’16, ’19

Events & New Student Program Coordinator
Missouri Western State University
Platte City, MO

Danton Troyer

Danton Troyer, ’05

Moneta Group
St. Charles, MO

Directors (term ends June 30, 2025)

mark campbell

Mark Campbell, '86

braxton baker

Braxton Baker ’07, ’09

Innovative Therapy Solutions LLC
Kansas City, MO


Montira (Suraprasert) Clippard, ’96

Investor and Volunteer Educator
Kansas City, KS


Zachary Riel, ’17

Digital Marketing Manager
Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

caitlin schaefer

Caitlin Schaefer, ’18


George Winston, ’93