2022 Corporate "Friends of MCMA"

Partnership Level



501 N. Broadway
St. Louis, MO 63102
Phone: 314-342-8467
View the Stifel Website

Stifel's Public Finance professionals specialize in helping state and local government agencies raise capital to build and maintain essential infrastructure in the communities they serve. From some of the nation's largest public states, cities, and counties to rural school districts and small towns and nearly everything in between, our municipal banking and underwriting groups work with public agencies to develop and implement financing strategies that allow them to operate and optimize the important work they do.

For more information email Martin Ghafoori or Dan Smith

Piper Sandler

11635 Rosewood
Leawood, KS 66211
Phone: 913-345-3373
View the Piper Sandler Website

The CTS Group is an energy services company that develops and implements turn-key, comprehensive energy efficiency projects. 

For more information Email Todd Goffoy



3002 Falling Leaf Court
Columbia, MO 65201
Phone: 573-817-2554
Fax: 573-441-0515
View the MIRMA Website

MIRMA is a self-insurance pool, created and owned entirely by participating municipalities and functions solely for their benefit.

For more information Email Matthew Brodersen or Email Patrick Bonnot.


101 Matrix Commons Drive
Fenton, MO 63026
Phone: 636-305-3720
View the Trane Website

We are climate innovators with the courage to look at our world’s challenges and see endless opportunity. We aren’t afraid to make bold commitments that set new standards to enhance the health and well-being of our communities, customers, employees and planet.

Together with our brands, Trane and Thermo King, we bring efficient and sustainable climate innovations to buildings, homes and transportation.

For more information Email Jennifer Geen or Email Scott Hardwick.



15933 Clayton Road 110
St. Louis, MO 63011
Phone: 636-230-0843
Fax: 636-230-5886
View the CTS Group Website

The CTS Group is an energy services company that develops and implements turn-key, comprehensive energy efficiency projects.

For more information Email Ellie Blankenship or Email John Shaw.

Sponsorship Level


Mauer Law Firm

City Center Square
1100 Main Street
Suite 2100
Kansas City, MO 64105
Phone: 816-759-3300
Fax: 816-759-3399
Visit the Mauer Law Firm Website

Steve Mauer and Debbie Moeller are former large firm lawyers who offer big firm capabilities with the personal attention, focus and flexibility our clients expect from a small firm. The Mauer Law Firm (formerly Zerger & Mauer) was formed with the vision of creating a firm that was more creative, tenacious and efficient while still delivering big firm results. We care about our clients’ businesses. We want our clients to be more than satisfied with the legal services we deliver.

For more info email Steve Mauer



530A East Independence Drive
Union, MO 63084
Phone: 636-584-0540
Fax: 636-584-0512
View the Cochran Website

Cochran's vision is to be the full-service civil engineering, architectural, site development and infrastructure consulting firm of choice for municipal and private clients needing comprehensive planning, building design and construction inspection services.

For more information 
Email Sally Bartnett-Bothman or Email Dave Christensen.


Navigate Building Solutions, LLC

8419 Manchester Road
Brentwood, MO 63144
Phone: 314-458-3738
Visit Navigate Building Solutions Website

NAVIGATE Building Solutions is a Consulting Firm that provides project management solutions to Public Agencies and Private Owners seeking to build new or renovate existing facilities. Our team of specialists have led the Planning, Navigation and Delivery of over 100 projects throughout the Midwest. We specialize in public, educational and non profit owner/facility types.

Our team is led by Todd Sweeney, Craig Schluter, and Jennifer Kissinger. Together we bring a wealth of procurement, design management, and construction expertise for you to lean on. We represent Owners seeking to limit their risks and maximize the value of their capital investment. Our Clients want access to Trusted Advisors that:

  • Are experts in the field of Design and Construction.
  • Have a proven track record.
  • Have direct guide with the project type they intend to build.
  • Will objectively guide them through their multimillion dollar investment.
  • Will protect them from the schedule, quality and change order risks plaguing the industry.
  • Will save them money.

For more info email Craig Schluter

Benefactor Level


Gilmore & Bell, P.C.

2405 Grand Blvd
Suite 1100
Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone: 816-218-7573
Fax: 816-221-1018
View the Gilmore & Bell Website

Gilmore Bell was established in 1979 and is one of the leading public finance law firms in the United States with 55 attorneys nationwide. The firm primarily represents governmental entities and 501c3 organizations to negotiate financing alternatives including bond and lease transactions, economic development incentives and public-private partnerships. Complementing its core practice, Gilmore Bell also acts as underwriter’s counsel and bank counsel in public finance transactions.

The firm has an extensive tax and arbitrage rebate compliance practice – with four full-time tax attorneys and a staff of tax analysts – that has grown in response to increased complexity of Federal tax laws, regulations and IRS audit examinations. In addition, the firm provides continuing disclosure compliance services to issuers of municipal securities.

For more than 25 years, Gilmore Bell has consistently ranked in the top 10 nationally in number of bond counsel opinions rendered on municipal bond issues, and the firm consistently ranks 1st in the Midwest region, both in number and dollar volume of long-term state and local government bond issues. We strive to provide timely, effective and efficient service to assist our public finance clients in meeting their goals. This work ethic and practice integrity are at the core of our firm’s culture.

For more info email Jason Terry


Sikich LLP

15450 South Outer Forty Road
Suite 135
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Phone: 636-532-9525
Fax: 636-532-9055
Visit Sikich Website

Sikich offers a formula of professional services uniquely crafted to address your business’s challenges and opportunities. Our comprehensive skillsets, obtained over decades of experience as entrepreneurs, business owners and industry innovators, allow us to provide insights and transformative services to help strengthen every dimension of your business.

For more info email Rachael Hawley


American Fidelity


Missouri LAGERS

701 W Main Street
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Phone: 800-447-4334
Fax: 573-636-9671
Visit the Missouri LAGERS Website

LAGERS is the largest public pension system in Missouri serving local government employees. We believe a dignified retirement is for everyone and strive toward a secure retirement for all every day. LAGERS membership is made up of thousands of firefighters, police officers, utility workers, EMTs, public works personnel, and librarians, to name a few.

For over 50 years, Missouri LAGERS has helped middle-class workers transition into middle-class retirees. Dependable monthly income is essential for people to exit the workforce with dignity and helps them maintain their standard of living throughout retirement.

LAGERS exists solely for the benefit of our members and the people who are dependent upon them. We take our responsibility seriously and strive to ensure the people who keep our communities going can depend on us. The security, flexibility, and portability of our benefits make LAGERS the preferred retirement plan for Missouri’s local governments.

For more information email Jeff Kempker

Honeywell International, Inc.

7609 W 90th Ter
Overland Park, KS 66212-2105
Phone: 913-954-0464
Visit the Honeywell International, Inc. Website

For more information email Jordan Belloli