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A Word from Our President, Kim Becking…

Greetings Greater Missouri Leadership Friends! Looking ahead to 2019, the year of our 30th GMLC class, we hope you will remain involved with Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation by continuing to nominate exceptional women leaders for the Challenge, by joining or helping organize regional alumnae events, by participating as a member of our coordinating team for

January 31, 2019

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Congratulations to Jackie Goebel!

Jackie Goebel, 2018 GMLC Alumna, was one of five individuals inducted into the Athletics Hall of Fame on January 26, at her alma mater, Valparaiso University, for her soccer achievements.  Jackie was a mainstay on defense for the Valpo Women’s Soccer Team from 2005 to 2008, earning three-time First Team All-Conference honoree, earning First Team

January 31, 2019

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Carnahan Public Service Award to Joni Wickham

Congratulations to 2018 GMLC Alumna, Joni Wickham! The University of Missouri’s Truman School of Public Affairs has awarded Joni Wickham ’18, with the Mel Carnahan Public Service Award, which will be presented to Joni on February 11 at a ceremony on the Columbia campus.  The Carnahan Award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated their commitment to

January 31, 2019

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TEDx on One Health Presented by Sharon Deem ’13

Dr. Sharon Deem, GMLC Alumna 2013, recently presented a TEDx talk at the Sheldon Theater in St. Louis at the Think Well Gateway Arch TEDx conference.    The talk can be found at this link… https://youtube/weXJBFai5Os Congratulations, Sharon!  Dr. Deem is the Director of the Institute for Conservation Medicine at the St. Louis Zoo.

January 31, 2019

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Emily Kiser Cantwell ’15 Named Partner for Lathrop Gage LLP

Congratulations to GMLC Alumna Emily Kiser Cantwell,  who was recently named Partner at the law firm Lathrop Gage LLP.  Emily’s practice focuses on business litigation and employment groups. Emily has served on the St. Louis GMLC Session IV Planning Team in the past, and was a member of the Class of 2015.  Congratulations, Emily Kiser

January 31, 2019

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Stephanie Johnson ’18 Receives Promotion

Congratulations to Stephanie Johnson, GMLC Alumna 2018, who was recently named Associate Vice President for the recruiting & Admissions Division at Columbia College in Columbia.  The division is responsible for the recruitment and partnerships for Columbia College, from the traditional main campus to all of the college’s more than 40 extended locations and online, as

January 31, 2019

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Congratulations to Melissa Smith White, ’14

Congratulations to Melissa Smith White, who was recently selected as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for TrippNT.  While TrippNT is headquartered in Kansas City, Melissa will continue to reside in Charlotte, NC, with the primary task of growing market share.  Two focused efforts will be strengthening the existing sales efforts by adding several national

January 31, 2019

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2016 GMLC Alumna Marti Cortez Featured in Hispanic Executive Magazine

Congratulations to 2016 GMLC Alumna Marti Cortez, who was recently featured in Hispanic Executive Magazine.  The article, “Marti Cortez: The First-Generation Connector” was described “Marti Cortez of Ameren builds bridges through communication and community outreach while representing the legacy of her immigrant parents”.  Marti serves as Director of Business and Community Relations for Ameren Missouri. 

January 31, 2019

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Congratulations to Laurie McCormack, ’10!

Laurie McCormack, 2010 GMLC Alumna, was recently named as Executive Director at AdventHealth Foundation in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.  The mission of AdventHealth Foundation is to inspire philanthropy that will transform the lives of patients, donors, and the community through the healing mission of AdventHealth Shawnee Mission.    Congratulations Laurie McCormack!

January 31, 2019

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Congratulations Megan Warnick, Alumna 2018

Congratulations to 2018 GMLC Alumna Megan Warnick, who recently accepted the position as a Manager of Customer Support for Ameren Missouri.  Megan serves as a second line leader in Ameren Missouri’s Customer Experience Center, where customer contact advisors interface with Ameren customers through phone, email, chat, and social media to answer questions about service and

January 31, 2019

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