Personnel Advisory Board

PO Box 388
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573)-751-3053
Fax: (573)-751-8641


Details on Board or Commission

Authority: RSMo 36.050

Department: Office of Administration

Mission: The Personnel Advisory Board secures efficient and effective personnel administration.

Function: The Personnel Advisory Board approves classification and pay plans, promulgates rules and regulations regarding personnel administration, conducts investigations and makes suggestions and recommendations to the Governor and the Director of the Division of Personnel.

SubCommittees: none

Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: 12 meetings

Location of meetings: Jefferson City

Duration of meetings: 1 day

Preparation time for meetings: 4 days

Total time commitment: 40 hours

Details on Members

Total members: 7

Appointed members: 6

Term length: 6 years

Compensation: Members receive a per diem for each day devoted to the affairs of the board and reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses.

Member Requirements: 4 members must be public members who are not state officials or employees; 2 must be employees of the state (1 a member of executive management and 1 a non-management employee)

Political Requirements: No member of the board, during the member's term of office, or for at least one year prior thereto, shall be a member of any local, state or national committee of a political party or an officer or member of a committee in any partisan political club or organization, or hold, or be a candidate for, a partisan public office.

Geographic Requirements: no

Senate Consent Required: Yes


Vacant Slot
Member 1

Mr. Duncan Kincheloe
Member 2
Holts Summit
Term begins: Apr 27, 2005
Term expires: Jul 31, 2010

Mr. Gary O'Bannon
Member 3
Kansas City
Term begins: Mar 26, 2009
Term expires: Jul 31, 2014

Mr. Paul Bloch
Member 4
Term begins: Apr 27, 2005
Term expires: Jul 31, 2010

Mr. Walter Pearson
Office of Equal Opportunity

Vacant Slot
State Employee, Executive Management

Mrs. Karen Ferguson
State Employee, Nonmanagement
Holts Summit
Term begins: Sep 4, 2003
Term expires: Jul 31, 2006