Missouri APSE


Established in 1994



Cassidi Jobe

Vice President

Richard Coleman


Richard Coleman


Kim Anderson

Past President

Duane Shumate

General Board Members

Amanda Line
Amanda McDonald
Amy Gessert
Andrea Swope
Missy Johns
Elizabeth Perkins
Candace Cunningham
Ed Thomas

Jessica Mahon- ex officio
Wendy Hays- Ex officio


Jan Dougherty 
County of Summit Board of Developmental Disabilities


Chapter Training & Events

More Information Coming Soon!

Policy & Advocacy

Public Policy Liaison
Chaz Nickolaus

State Employment First Efforts: Directive/Executive Order

Employment First Missouri website

Contact Your Governor
Contact your state governor.

Missouri General Assembly
Find the names and current activities of your state legislators.

Find Your Senators
Contact your state’s senators in the U.S. Senate.

Find Your U.S. Representatives
Contact your representatives in the U.S. House of Representatives.


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