Board of Directors and Staff

Board of Directors

Kim Dent, President

Laura Harris, Vice-President
Social Worker, New Horizons

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

Emily B. Ottenson

Janaire Seye, MSW
Intensive In-Home Services Specialist, Family Facets

John Ruppert
Accounting Specialist, Veterans United Realty

Julie Wood
Head of Communications and External Affairs, Cochrane

Steve Yates


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
Application Architect, Cerner Corporation

Gillian Tracey, Graphic Designer