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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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Wednesday December 17th

Our Dec. 17 MPA Bulletin is out! The bulletin includes a last minute gift idea (the Missouri Blue Book), keys to fact-checking a sensitive story, reader engagement tips and much more! Take a look! Link

Wednesday December 17th

Missouri Press Association wishes Connie Whitney, Advertising Placement Director, the best of luck in the future! Today marks Connie's last day with MPA after 45 years of dedication. She will be greatly missed! Thank you for all of your hard work. Link

Wednesday December 17th

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Wednesday December 17th

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Tuesday December 16th