MCMA Leadership


Greg Burris

1st Vice President-President-Elect

Craig Owens

Greg Burris

City Manager, Springfield
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Craig Owens

City Manager, Clayton
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2nd Vice President

DJ Gehrt

Immediate Past President

Chris Heard

DJ Gehrt

City Administrator, Platte City
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Chris Heard

In Transition

Board of Directors

Roger Haynes

Scott Meyer

City Manager, Cape Girardeau
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Roger Haynes

Deputy City Manager, Mexico
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Lenore Toser-Aldaz

Lenore Toser-Aldaz

Assistant City Administrator, O'Fallon
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MCMA / ICMA Senior Advisor Program

The purpose of the Senior Advisor Program is to make the counsel, experience and support of respected, retired managers of the profession available to individual members.

The program is designed to help with personal and professional issues and not to provide any form of technical assistance nor to solve substantive problems in a local government.


John Edwards
916 SW Bennington Place
Lee's Summit, MO 64081
Phone: 816-761-0891
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Kent Leichliter
9810 Big Bend
St. Louis, MO 63122
Phone: 314-821-8217
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