Governor Mike Parson has appointed GMLC 2015 alumna Carolyn Chrisman, to the
Missouri Women’s Council.  Carolyn serves as the Executive Director of Kirksville REDI and the Executive Director of the Missouri Rural Enterprise and Innovation Center. In addition, she serves as the Center Director for the Upstate Missouri Small Business Development Center.

Carolyn is a former President of the Kirksville Kiwanis Club, a current member of the Kirksville Area Chamber of Commerce Board and a member of the Board of Directors for Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Truman State University and a Master’s Degree in History from the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

Congratulations Carolyn Chrisman!