Board of Directors and Staff

Board of Directors

Kim Dent, President

Emily Allison, Interim Vice-President
Attorney, Ford Parshall & Baker, LLC

Alicia Isdes, Secretary
Office Support Staff IV, University of Missouri

Kristi Story, Treasurer
Accounting Manager, Landmark Bank

Robert Battle
Vocal Music Specialist

Catherine Rymph
Associate Professor of History, University of Missouri

Ryan Gavin
Social Media Manager, University of Missouri

Janaire Seye, MSW
Loan Specialist, Veterans United Home Loans

John Ruppert
Accounting Specialist, Veterans United Realty

Julie Wood
Head of External Relations, Vivli Center for Global Clinical Research Data

Steve Yates

Lisa Dobbs
Music Teacher, New Franklin R-1 School District


Judith Johnson, Managing Administrator
Staff Accountant, Integra Consulting Solutions

Allie Blaylock, Chorale Coordinator
Administrative Assistant, D. Rowe’s Restaurant

Kara Smith, Columbia Youth Choirs Coordinator

Daniel Smith, Web Design
Senior Data Engineer, EquipmentShare

Gillian Tracey, Graphic Designer