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hall of fame

 

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

Friday March 27th

MPA wishes the happiest of birthdays to Kristie Williams, our Membership Services Director! Kristie handles a myriad of tasks, from planning our annual convention and trade show to organizing MPA memberships! Thanks for all that you do, Kristie! Link

Thursday March 26th

"Newspapers contribute to the fabric of the community by driving local conversation, creating shopping habits, and informing the public of local events, said Paul Kasbohm, senior vice president/chief revenue officer of the Star Tribune. 'If anyone's going to win in the local marketplace, it should be newspapers. Link

Thursday March 26th

Here's a throwback from our 1989 Better Newspaper Contest! Don't forget that the entry deadline for this year's BNC is NEXT TUESDAY! http://bit.ly/1DGInYh Link

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#Tbt from our 1989 Better Newspaper Contest! The 2015 BNC entry deadline is NEXT TUESDAY! http://t.co/Umgc3kzFmR http://t.co/sv0DjvHNwZ
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Wednesday March 25th