The Missouri Press Association nominating committee meets each July to slate officer candidates. If you would like to nominate someone, or yourself, for an officer or director position, please complete the nomination form and return it to Missouri Press Association by July 1.
 
Click here to download the Nomination Form

hall of fame

 

2014 MPA Officers and directors

  

OFFICERS 


 

President
Richard Gard
Missouri Lawyers Media

First Vice President
Jim Robertson                                                                                   Columbia Daily Tribune

  

Second Vice President
Dennis Warden

Gasconade County Republican

                                                                          

                                                               

Secretary                                                                                              
Dennis Ellsworth

St. Joseph News-Press


Treasurer                                                                                              Donna Bischoff
St. Louis Post-Dispatch                      

 

NNA Representative
Brad Gentry
Houston Herald

 

DIRECTORS

 
 

 
Past President
Mark Maassen
The Kansas City Star.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trevor Vernon
Eldon Advertiser
 
 
 
Jeff Schrag
Springfield Daily Events
 
 

  
 
Joe Sparr
The Odessan
 
 
 
  
 
Bill Miller, Jr.
Washington Missourian
 
 

 
 
Darryl Wilkinson
Gallatin North Missourian
 
 
 
 
 
Carol Stark
The Joplin Globe
 
 
 
 
James White
Benton County Enterprise, Warsaw 
 
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2014 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 August 28th

Here's another #tbt from Missouri Press! Link

Thursday August 28th

MPA's 148th Annual Convention is rapidly approaching and we have more bonus reasons for you to attend! Bonus Reason #1: Have the opportunity to bid on many live auction items, such as: a Columbia package including a hot air balloon ride, a St. Louis package with sports tickets, a condo stay and winery package in Lake Ozark, several newspaper-related prints and much, much more! Link

Friday August 22nd

We're finally to reason #1 on our countdown for attending our 148th Annual Convention: Honor Your Peers! Come and salute your staff and peers at the 2014 Better Newspaper Contest Awards Ceremony AND the two William E. James Young Journalist Award winners on Saturday, Sept. Link

RECENT TWEETS

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Don't forget to join our Facebook event for our 148th Annual Convention, this September 25-27! http://t.co/uHA8j4n4H1
Tuesday August 19th

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Missouri Press has just released another calendar of great resources! Check it out! http://t.co/jxm2QaVXDY #missourijournalism
Tuesday August 12th

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Missouri Press Foundation is hosting a Technology Academy Nov. 6-7 at Stoney Creek Inn in Columbia. Come join us! http://t.co/ZBqNr4NCcX
Wednesday August 6th

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RT @TownNews: Congrats to our own @townnews_gary who recently picked up @ISWNE & @MissouriPress honors! | http://t.co/mUgv9Fgh9B http://t.c…
Friday August 1st