Missouri Alternative Fuels Commission

Office of the Director Department of Agriculture
PO Box 630
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0630

Phone: (573)-751-4211
Fax: (573)-751-1784

Email: mdadirector@mda.mo.gov
Website:

Details on Board or Commission

Authority: RSMo 414.420

Department: Agriculture

Mission:

Function: The Missouri Alternative Fuels Commission promotes the development, sale, distribution, and consumption of alternative fuels and the development and use of alternative fuel vehicles and technology that will enhance the use of alternative and renewable transportation fuels and educates consumers about alternative fuel, including but not limited to ethanol and biodiesel.

SubCommittees: none

Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: 4 meetings

Location of meetings: varying locations

Duration of meetings: 2 hours

Preparation time for meetings: 2 to 4 hours

Total time commitment: 8 hours

Details on Members

Total members: 9

Appointed members: 5

Term length: 4 years

Compensation: Members receive reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses.

Member Requirements: 2 members must be members of the House of Representatives; 2 must be members of the Senate; 5 Governor's appointees may be, but are not limited to persons engaged in industries that produce alternative fuels, wholesale alternative fuels, or retail alternative fuels, and no more than two of such members shall represent an alternative fuel producer, retailer, or wholesaler

Political Requirements: yes, not more than 3 members appointed by the Governor may be members of the same political party

Geographic Requirements: no

Senate Consent Required: Yes

Members

Mr. Michael Geske(R)
Governor's Appointment 1
Matthews
Term begins: Apr 8, 2008
Term expires: Mar 25, 2012

Mr. Andrew Kapp(D)
Governor's Appointment 2
Clarksdale
Term begins: Apr 20, 2005
Term expires: Mar 25, 2009

Mr. Jerry Taylor(R)
Governor's Appointment 3
Columbia
Term begins: Feb 1, 2008
Term expires: Mar 25, 2010

Mr. Michael G. Nordwald(R)
Governor's Appointment 4
Liberty
Term begins: Feb 19, 2008
Term expires: Mar 25, 2008

Mr. Jerry F. Bagby(D)
Governor's Appointment 5
Dexter
Term begins: Mar 25, 2010
Term expires: Mar 25, 2012

Vacant Slot
Member of the Missouri House of Representatives 1

Vacant Slot
Member of the Missouri House of Representatives 2

Vacant Slot
Member of the Missouri Senate 1

Vacant Slot
Member of the Missouri Senate 2