State Historical Records Advisory Board

Missouri State Archives
PO Box 1747
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573)-526-1981
Fax: (573)-526-7333

Email: Brian.Rogers@sos.mo.gov
Website: http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/mhrab/mhrab.asp

Details on Board or Commission

Authority: RSMo 109.221

Department: Secretary of State

Mission: The Missouri Historical Records Advisory Board promotes and supports identification of, preservation of, and access to all historical records in Missouri.

Function: The Missouri Historical Records Advisory Board is the central advisory body for historical records planning and National Historical Publications and Records Commission-funded projects in the state, serving as a coordinating body to facilitate cooperation and communication among historical records repositories and information agencies within the state and as a state-level review body for proposals to the National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant program. It is also the advisory board for the Local Records Preservation Program grant program.

SubCommittees: none

Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: 3 meetings

Location of meetings: Jefferson City; varying locations

Duration of meetings: 1 day; occasional planning retreat, 1 to 2 days

Preparation time for meetings: 3-4 hours

Total time commitment: 5-6 hours

Details on Members

Total members: 9

Appointed members: 7

Term length: 3 years

Compensation: Members receive reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses.

Member Requirements: Seven members are appointed by the Governor. The Secretary of State or his or her designee shall serve as Chairman of the board. The Executive Director of the State Historical Society of Missouri shall serve as an ex officio member of the board.

Political Requirements: No

Geographic Requirements: No

Senate Consent Required: Yes

Members

Mr. John Dougan, State Archivist
Secretary of State or Designee

Dr. Gary Kremer
Executive Director of the State Historical Society

Mr. Raymond Doswell
Member 1
Kansas City
Term begins: Sep 17, 2003
Term expires: Nov 1, 2005

Susan R Sparks
Member 2
Humansville
Term begins: Feb 14, 2014
Term expires: Nov 1, 2016

Mrs. Marcia Bennett-Hazelrigg
Member 3
Saint Joseph
Term begins: Jul 16, 2003
Term expires: Nov 1, 2005

Mrs. Cynthia L. Parks
Member 4
Columbia
Term begins: Feb 14, 2014
Term expires: Nov 1, 2016

Mr. Gregory B. Allen
Member 5
Kansas City
Term begins: Feb 14, 2014
Term expires: Nov 1, 2015

Mr. Christopher Alan Gordon
Member 6
Ballwin
Term begins: Feb 27, 2014
Term expires: Nov 1, 2015

Mr. Paxton J. Williams
Member 7
Joplin
Term begins: Mar 9, 2010
Term expires: Nov 1, 2012

Mr. Robert P. Neumann
Member 8
Republic
Term begins: Mar 9, 2010
Term expires: Nov 1, 2012

Mr. David Richards
Member 9
Springfield
Term begins: Feb 14, 2014
Term expires: Nov 1, 2016

Mr. Joel P. Rhodes
Member 10
Cape Girardeau
Term begins: Mar 7, 2014
Term expires: Nov 1, 2016

Mr. Jerome Offord
Member 11
Jefferson City
Term begins: Feb 27, 2014
Term expires: Nov 1, 2016

The Honorable Joseph Adams
Member 12
University City
Term begins: Mar 9, 2010
Term expires: Nov 1, 2011