Executive Committee

Board Chair
Michael A. DeCola, HBM Holdings Company

Vice Chairs
Mrs. Stephen F. Brauer, Civic Leader
Dr. Donald M. Suggs, The St. Louis American
Lawrence E. Thomas, Edward Jones
Patrick J. White, Greater St. Louis Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Treasurer  Michael R. Hogan, Sigma-Aldrich (Retired)

Corporate Secretary   Valerie E. Patton, St. Louis Regional Chamber

Executive Committee
Rodney W. Kinzinger, Edward Jones, Audit Committee Chair
Michael Neidorff, Centene, Campaign Committee Chair
Mark E. Burkhart, Burkhill Real Estate, Campaign Committee Co-Chair
Steven J. Brackney, Enterprise Holdings, Inc., Finance Committee Chair
Karen L. Branding, The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Public Affairs Committee Chair
Melissa Lackey, Standing Partnership, Marketing Committee Chair
W. Stephen Maritz, Maritz Holdings Inc., Nominating Committee Chair
Ann Beatty, Ph.D., BEATTY, Organizational Development Committee Chair
Angela Sears Spittal, Civic Leader, Community Investment Committee Chair
David L. Steward, World Wide Technology, Inc., Strategic Giving & Innovation Committee Chair

Auxiliary Board Representatives
Joann M. Barton, TheBank of Edwardsville, SW IL Division Aux Board Chair
Michael E. Borgna, Data2 Corporation, West Regional Aux Board Chair
Patrick E. Smith, Sr., Ameren, IL Division Aux Board Chair
Keith A. Burton, GCS Credit Union, Tri-Cities Aux Council Chair

At-Large Members of the Executive Committee
Lynn Beckwith, Jr., University of Missouri-St. Louis (Retired)
Nancy E. Cross, SEIU Local 1
Kevin R. Farrell, Avison Young
Bruce B. Holland, Holland Construction Services, Inc.
Janet M. Holloway, Monsanto Company
Don G. Lents, Bryan Cave LLP
Daniel J. Ludeman, Concordance Academy of Leadership
Michael L. Moehn, Ameren Missouri
Kathy Osborn, The Regional Business Council
Cassandra Sanford, Kelly Mitchell Group, Inc.
Ellen Sherberg, St. Louis Business Journal
Suzanne Sitherwood, Spire
Ellen Theroff, Spire
James D. Weddle, Edward Jones
Keith H. Williamson, Centene Corporation
Jackie Yoon, Civic Leader

Ex-Officio Members of the Executive Committee
Thomas J. Minogue, Thompson Coburn, Legal Counsel
James Schmersahl – Prospective Community Investment Committee Chair

President  Orvin T. Kimbrough, United Way