Missouri Quality Home Care Council

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
P. O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573)-526-3625
Fax: (573)-751-8687

Email: info@dhss.mo.gov
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Authority: RSMo 208.856

Department: Health and Senior Services

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Details on Members

Total members: 11

Appointed members: 11

Term length: 3 years - Of the members first appointed: Three recipient members and the department of health and senior services member shall serve one-year terms, two recipient members and one centers for independent living member shall serve two-year terms, and one recipient member, one centers for independent living member, and the council on disabilities and advisory council on aging members shall serve three-year terms

Compensation: reimbursed their actual and necessary expenses

Member Requirements: Yes - (1) Six members shall be current or former recipients of personal care assistance services under the consumer directed services program, or its successor program or programs. Two of the consumer members shall have received services for a period of at least one year, two shall have received services for a period of at least two years, and two shall have received services for a period of at least three years. In order to ensure* that at least one of the consumer members has personal knowledge of challenges rural consumers face, at least one of these members shall be a resident of a third class county; (2) One member shall be a representative of the Missouri department of health and senior services, or its successor entity; (3) Two members shall be representatives of Missouri centers for independent living, or their successor entities; (4) One member shall be a representative of the governor's council on disabilities, or its successor entity; (5) One member shall be a representative of the governor's advisory council on aging, or its successor entity.

Political Requirements: No

Geographic Requirements: Yes - One member shall be a resident of a third class county

Senate Consent Required: Yes

Members

Ms. Kathleen Alexander
Consumer 1
Bourbon
Term begins: Mar 9, 2010
Term expires: Mar 1, 2011

Ms. Edna B. McDaniel
Consumer 2
Jennings
Term begins: Apr 26, 2013
Term expires: Mar 1, 2015

Mr. Frank J Meyer
Consumer 3
St. Louis
Term begins: Apr 26, 2013
Term expires: Mar 1, 2016

Vacant Slot
Consumer 4

Vacant Slot
Consumer 5

Vacant Slot
Consumer 6

Ms. Nikki Loethen
Department of Health and Senior Services Representative
Jefferson City
Term begins: Jan 7, 2014
Term expires: Mar 1, 2016

Mr. Todd Mayfield
Governor's Council on Disability
Jefferson City
Term begins: Mar 3, 2009
Term expires: Mar 1, 2012

Mrs. Jennifer Gundy
Missouri Centers for Independent Living Representative 1
Walker
Term begins: Oct 26, 2011
Term expires: Mar 1, 2014

Vacant Slot
Missouri Centers for Independent Living Representative 2

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State Board of Senior Services Representative