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Cindy Sheltmire Broker-Salesperson | Re/Max Boone Realty

Age: Must this be divulged? Job description: Realtor. Years lived in Columbia: 39 years. Original…

Bea Litherland Smith, Dean Emerita, MU’s College of Human Environmental Sciences

Job description: Advocate, counselor, dreamer, drudge, planner, cheerleader, manager, yard guy, writer, landlord, sage, taxpayer.…

Mike Ireland, Regional President for Central Missouri, The Bank of Missouri

Job description: I oversee regional bank operations and help execute the bank’s strategic plan throughout…

Anna Hargis, Director of Advertising, Shelter Insurance

Job description: Responsible for the co-op advertising program for 1,300-plus Shelter Insurance agents in 15…

Collin Bunch, Entrepreneurship Program Coordinator, REDI

Job description: I guide people to become entrepreneurs. My position is a continuous lab on…

Carolyn Sullivan, president & CEO, New Chapter Coaching

Years lived in Columbia/Mid-Missouri: I moved from Boston to Columbia when my partner accepted a…

Dwayne Carey, sheriff, Boone County Sheriff’s Department

Job description: My job, in a nutshell, is really about managing personnel along with our annual budget.…

Jen Hedrick, managing principal, Simon Oswald Architecture

Job description: I lead the SOA team in enhancing how our community lives, learns, works,…

Dr. Jill Dunlap Brown, Assistant Superintendent of Elementary Education, Columbia Public Schools

Job description: I’m responsible for our 21 elementary buildings; the Center for Early Learning North;…

Emma K. Bentley, editor, Columbia Business Times

Age: 26 Job Description: To brainstorm, pitch, write, and edit stories for Columbia’s only B2B…

Joe Bechtold, owner, Midway Properties

Job description: Entrepreneur. Years lived in Columbia/Mid-Missouri: I was born and raised in Columbia, but…

Trey Davis, President, Missouri Energy Development Association

Job description: Organized in 2003, MEDA is the association of Missouri’s investor-owned utilities and their…