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
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
                

 


      

                        

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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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Monday August 31st

The Missouri Press Association’s 149th Annual Convention & Trade Show is less than TWO weeks away! Make plans now to attend the 2015 Annual Convention scheduled Sept. 10-12, 2015 at the Holiday Inn Executive Center in Columbia. Link

Friday August 28th

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Thursday August 27th

Police present personal safety course for local journalists via Kansas City Missouri Police Department Link

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