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GMLC 2018 Class Inspired by Session II

GMLC 2018 class members enjoyed an inspiring Session II during early June. It was the second session for the 29th year class of the Greater Missouri Leadership Challenge! During Session II, our class experiences took our leaders throughout the Kansas City area, where their focus was to gain a broader understanding of diversity, race relations, urban

June 29, 2018

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A Word from Our President, Betsy Rodriguez

What an inspiring Women of the Year Luncheon Celebration we experienced on Wednesday, May 30 at the Chase Park Plaza in St. Louis!  Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation honored four incredible women leaders at the event, with a crowd of nearly 200 people… KRISTY CHASTAIN, 2018 Outstanding GMLC Alumna.   Kristy is VP, Private Banking Relationship Manager, Commerce

May 31, 2018

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Congratulations Leigh Anne Taylor Knight!

Congratulations to GMLC 2010 alumna and former member of our Board of Directors, Dr. Leigh Anne Taylor Knight, who was recently selected as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer for the DeBruce Foundation.  The Foundation’s mission includes initiatives and technologies that will improve workforce readiness in the greater KC area, creating a model to have national

May 31, 2018

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Women of Year Luncheon Planned for May

Plan now to attend the 2018 Women of the Year Luncheon on Wednesday, May 30 in St. Louis, as Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation honors four outstanding Missouri women leaders as Greater Missouri Leadership Women of the Year, at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel. 2018 Honorees include KRISTY CHASTAIN – GMLF Alumna of the Year Kristy Chastain

April 30, 2018

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Congratulations Jen Bradley! (GMLC ’09)

Congratulations to GMLC Alumna Jennifer Bradley, Vice President of Commerce Bank’s central region, who was elected to serve as a member of the Cole R-5-Eugene School Board!  Jen Bradley is Alumna 2009, and has served as a chair for GMLC Session I since she participated in the Challenge.

April 30, 2018

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GMLC 2017 KC Session Educates and Inspires

Our 2017 KC Session, under the team leadership of Chair, Roz Ward Cochran (alumna 2013), was inspiring and educational, with our focus on diversity, race relations, urban renewal, non-profits, and women in leadership. Special thanks to our KC sponsors, Lathrop Gage LLP, Saint Luke’s Health System, Harvesters Community Food Network, KCP&L, Rose Brooks, Negro Leagues Baseball

June 23, 2017

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