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The Missouri Press Foundation is managed by a board of directors with officers chosen by members of the board. The Foundation office is in the Missouri Press Building, 802 Locust St., Columbia, MO 65201; phone 573-449-4167.

Missouri Press Foundation Board of Directors
 
President: Vicki Russell, Columbia Daily Tribune
First Vice President: Wendell Lenhart, Trenton Republican-Times
Second Vice President: Kirk Powell, Pleasant Hill Times
Secretary-Treasurer: Doug Crews, Missouri Press Assocation
 
Directors
Steve Ahrens, Exec. Director Propane Gas Association
Dave Berry, Bolivar Herald-Free Press
David Bradley, News-Press Gazette Co. 
Brian Brooks, Professor University of Missouri School of Journalism
Kathy Conger, Bethany Republican Clipper
Chuck Haney, Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune
Bill Miller Sr., Washington Missourian
Jeff Schrag, Springfield Daily Events
Jean Snider, Retired
Betty Spaar, The Odessan
James Sterling, Professor University of Missouri School of Journalism
Paul Stevens, Retired, AP
Dane Vernon, Eldon Advertiser
Dalton Wright, Lebanon Daily Record
 
Emeritus
Rogers Hewitt, Retired
Tom Miller, Retired, Washington Missourian
R.B. "Bob" Smith, Retired
Edward Steele, Stoneybrook Lodge
Wallace Vernon, Retired

 

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2016 MPA BOUND Newspaper Directory

An alphabetical resource guide to all of the newspapers in the state of Missouri. $45.00

 

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Thursday April 28th

Passes for a Kansas City Royals versus St. Louis Cardinals game, scheduled for 7:15 p. Link

Wednesday April 27th

Missouri’s regional press associations will each hold meetings in the upcoming months covering a wide variety of topics. More information about individual meetings will be available in upcoming Missouri Press publications. Link

Tuesday April 26th

Be a part of the National Newspaper Association's 130th Annual Convention and Trade Show! This year's convention is September 22-24 at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs and will include matters such as business objectives of community newspaper owners, publishers and senior staff with educational sessions and peer sharing activities. Visit their website for more information! Link

RECENT TWEETS

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To reserve your ticket, contact Melody at 573-449-4167 or by email at mbezenek@socket.net. Passes are limited! https://t.co/tKPyBSXnJA
Thursday April 28th

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Dates for regional press meetings have been set! More information will be available in upcoming MPA publications. | https://t.co/Dkmd6kHOWK
Wednesday April 27th

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Join @nnaonline at their 130th Annual Convention and Trade Show September 22-24! | https://t.co/nxnMU2RPoL
Tuesday April 26th

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Journalism isn’t dying. But it’s changing WAY faster than most people understand. | https://t.co/pfjemOmfAl via @washingtonpost
Monday April 25th