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2015 MPA Officers and Directors

President
Jim Robertson
                                                                                  
Columbia Daily Tribune

  

First Vice President
Dennis Warden

Gasconade County Republican

  
 
Second Vice President
Bill Miller, Jr.
Washington Missourian
 
 
 
 

Secretary

Jacob Brower
Monett Times
 
 
 
 


Treasurer
Paul Berry
Springfield News-Leader
 
 
 
 
 
Past President
Richard Gard
Missouri Lawyers Media

                                                                          

                                                               

Director                                                                                       
Dennis Ellsworth

St. Joseph News-Press

Director                                                                                          
Donna Bischoff

St. Louis Post-Dispatch           

 

 
Director
Jack Miles
Springfield Daily Events
 

          

 
Director
Jeff Schrag
Springfield Daily Events
 
 

  
 
Director
Joe Spaar
The Odessan
 
 
 
 
 
 

Director
Carol Stark
The Joplin Globe
 
 
 
 
Director
James White
Benton County Enterprise, Warsaw 




Director
Trevor Vernon
Eldon Advertiser
 
 
 
 
 
NNA Chair
Tiana Brooks
Mountain View Standard News
 

 
 

 
 2015 MPS Officers and Directors
 
 

 
President
Mark Maassen
The Kansas City Star
 
 
 

 
Vice President
Phil Conger
Bethany Republican-Clipper
 
 
 
 
Secretary, Treasurer
Joe May
Mexico
 
 
 
 
Director
Kevin Jones
St. Louis American
 
 
 
 
 
Director
Vicki Russell
Columbia Daily Tribune
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
                

 


      

                        

Online Store Feature

2015 MPA BOUND Newspaper Directory

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

 

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Friday April 17th

MPA is excited to partner with the Missouri School of Journalism students! — "Bentley specifically chose non-daily newspapers for the project, noting that most of his students are from St. Louis, Chicago and other major cities. Link

Thursday April 16th

"For America’s streets to be safer — for citizens and police officers — there must be more trust between those two groups. Strong public accountability laws increase trust. Link

Thursday April 16th

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Thursday April 16th

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Wednesday April 15th