Missouri State University Board of Governors

Board of Governors
901 South National Avenue
Springfield, MO 65897

Phone: (417)-836-8500
Fax:

Email: president@missouristate.edu
Website: http://www.missouristate.edu/bog/

Details on Board or Commission

Authority: RSMo 174.450

Department: Higher Education

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Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: 7

Location of meetings: campus of the University in Springfield, Missouri, or at such other location in the state of Missouri

Duration of meetings:

Preparation time for meetings:

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Details on Members

Total members: 10

Appointed members: 10

Term length: 2 years (non-voting student member), 6 years (9 voting members) except as provided in this subsection; The term of office for those appointed hereafter shall end January first in years ending in an odd number. For the six voting members' terms that expired in 2011, the successors shall be appointed in the following manner: (1) Of the five voting members' terms that expired on August 28, 2011, one successor member shall be appointed, or the existing member shall be reappointed, to a term that shall expire on January 1, 2013; (2) Of the five voting members' terms that expired on August 28, 2011, two successor members shall be appointed, or the existing members shall be reappointed, to terms that shall expire on January 1, 2015; (3) Of the five voting members' terms that expired on August 28, 2011, two successor members shall be appointed, or the existing members shall be reappointed, to a term that shall expire on January 1, 2017; and (4) For the voting member's term that expired on January 1, 2011, the successor member shall be appointed, or the existing member shall be reappointed, to a term that shall expire on January 1, 2017.

Compensation: Members receive reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses

Member Requirements: 9 voting members must represent each congressional district; 1 non-voting student representative to the Board must be a student

Political Requirements: No more than five voting members shall belong to any one political party

Geographic Requirements: Represent each of Missouri's nine congressional districts, a non-voting member, a current Missouri State University student.

Senate Consent Required: Yes

Members

Mr. Orvin T. Kimbrough(I)
1st Congressional District
St. Louis
Term begins: Feb 9, 2009
Term expires: Jan 1, 2015

Mr. Stephen Hoven(R)
2nd Congressional District
St. Louis
Term begins: Oct 31, 2011
Term expires: Aug 28, 2017

Ms. Carrie Tergin(R)
3rd Congressional District
Jefferson City
Term begins: Jan 8, 2013
Term expires: Jan 1, 2015

Mrs. Beverly Miller(D)
4th Congressional District
Lebanon
Term begins: Jan 3, 2012
Term expires: Jan 1, 2015

Mr. Stephen R, Bough(D)
5th Congressional District
Kansas City
Term begins: Nov 10, 2011
Term expires: Jan 1, 2013

Mr. James Kendall Seal(D)
6th Congressional District
Kansas City
Term begins: Feb 19, 2014
Term expires: Jan 1, 2019

Mr. Joe Carmichael(D)
7th Congressional District (2)
Springfield
Term begins: Jan 8, 2013
Term expires: Jan 1, 2017

Ms. Virginia Lynne Fry(R)
7th Congressional District
Springfield
Term begins: Dec 6, 2013
Term expires: Jan 1, 2019

Mr. Peter Hofherr(D)
8th Congressional District
St. James
Term begins: Oct 31, 2011
Term expires: Aug 28, 2017

Ms. Paige J Jenkins
Student Representative
Bolivar
Term begins: Feb 9, 2012
Term expires: Dec 31, 2013