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.
 
2015 MPA Board Candidate Nomination Form

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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

 

OUR FACEBOOK FEED

Thursday July 30th

#tbt to a sunny August afternoon in 1966 when MPA members and friends joined together for the dedication of the Arrow Rock Print Museum. The keynote speaker of the day was Congressman Paul Jones of Kennett, now deceased. Link

Tuesday July 28th

Is the mail on time in rural areas? U.S. Link

Friday July 24th

Laura Johnston, assistant professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and news editor of the Columbia Missourian, speaks at the MPF Sports Reporting Training Camp. Today, Johnston is speaking about how to do more with less in today’s digital world and how to edit stories quickly on deadline and what to look for when you’re doing it. Link

RECENT TWEETS

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Correction-The Arrow Rock Print Shop Museum dedication was in 1966, not 1996.
Thursday July 30th

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#tbt to the 1996 Arrow Rock Print Shop Museum dedication. Join us this year on Sept. 10! http://t.co/t49GsdJxqN http://t.co/KhEkpmYemb
Thursday July 30th

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Is the mail on time in rural areas? U.S. Postal Service is going to be asking via @nnaonline | http://t.co/SFQXKZZMjR
Tuesday July 28th

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RT @BrettAdkison: Big thanks to @MissouriPress for this honor. Proud to be a part of Missouri's rich tradition of journalism. http://t.co/R…
Monday July 27th