Board of Directors

The St. Louis Regional Chamber is governed by a Board of Directors representing business and civic leadership from throughout the region.  With the exception of August, the full Board of Directors or its Executive Committee meets on the third Thursday of each month. 

Jeff Aboussie
Executive Secretary/Treasurer
Building & Construction Trades Council of St. Louis

John Fox Arnold
Chairman
Lashly & Baer, PC

John Beck
Senior Vice President & General Manager
Emmis St. Louis


Brent R. Benjamin
Director
St. Louis Art Museum


F. Gilbert Bickel, III
Chairman
St. Louis Arch Angels
c/o Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo Advisors - Investments


Jeffrey P. Bonner, Ph.D.
Dana Brown President & CEO
Saint Louis Zoo

Zachary M. Boyers
Chairman and CEO
U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation

Fred Bronstein, Ph.D.
President & CEO
Saint Louis Symphony

James B. Bullard, Ph.D.
President
The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Brett A. Campbell
Partner
Edward Jones

Thomas J. Campbell
Shareholder
Polsinelli

Gerald J. Carlson
Office Managing Partner
KPMG LLP

Dale T. Chapman, Ph.D.
President
Lewis & Clark Community College

Dr. Ronald Chesbrough
President
St. Charles Community College

W. Thomas Chulick
Chairman & CEO
UMB Bank St. Louis Region

Patricia R. Coleman
President & CEO
Behavioral Health Response

Steven N. Cousins
Partner
Armstrong Teasdale LLP

Eric A. Cowan
Director – Public Finance
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Michael C. Crews
Executive Vice President & CFO
Peabody Energy

Raymond V. Cummiskey, Ph.D.
President
Jefferson College

Frank D'Antonio
President
Coventry Health Care

James M. Dennis, Ph.D.
President
McKendree University

David DesPain
Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

William O. DeWitt, III
President
St. Louis Cardinals LLC

Honorable Charlie A. Dooley
County Executive
St. Louis County Government

Honorable Alan J. Dunstan
Chairman
Madison County Board

L. B. Eckelkamp, Jr.
Chairman & CEO
Bank of Washington

Honorable Steve E. Ehlmann
County Executive
St. Charles County Government

James D. Evans, Ph.D.
President
Lindenwood University

Ray Farris
Publisher
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Dr. Julie Furst-Bowe

Chancellor
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Thomas F. George, Ph.D.
Chancellor
University of Missouri - St. Louis

Derek W. Glanvill
President & COO
McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.

Dennis C. Golden, Ed.D.
President
Fontbonne University

Honorable John E. Griesheimer
Presiding Commissioner
Franklin County

Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge
Director of Airports
Lambert - St. Louis International Airport

Mark A. Harms, PE
President
SCI Engineering, Inc.

Tracy E. Hart
President
Tarlton Corporation

Stacy W. Hastie
Chairman & CEO
Environmental Operations Inc.

Wendy J. Henry
Managing Partner
BKD, LLP

Lauren Herring
Chief Executive Officer
IMPACT Group

Honorable Ed Hillhouse
Executive Director
East-West Gateway Council of Governments

Bruce B. Holland

Chief Executive Officer
Holland Construction Services, Inc.

Janet M. Holloway
Senior Vice President & Chief of Staff & Community Relations

Thomas E. Holloway
President & CEO
TheBANK of Edwardsville

Christopher Howard

President & CEO
SSM Healthcare St. Louis

Joseph F. Imbs, III

Regional Chairman & St. Louis Market President
U.S. Bank

Thomas Irwin
Executive Director
Civic Progress

L. Patrick James, M.D.
Senior Medical Director – National Accounts
Quest Diagnostics

Jeffrey C. Kaiser
Managing Director
CBRE

William R. Kauffman, J.D.
Interim President
Saint Louis University

John W. Kemper
President & COO
Commerce Bancshares, Inc.

Orvin Kimbrough
President
United Way of Greater St. Louis

Rodney Kinzinger
Managing Partner – St. Louis
Deloitte

Ward M. Klein
Chief Executive Offier
Energizer Holdings Inc.

Douglas W. Koch

Senior Vice President, Chief Talent & Strategy Officer
Brown Shoe Company, Inc.

Patrick J. Kozeny
President
Kozeny-Wagner, Inc.

Ronald Kruszewski
Chairman & CEO
Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc.

Patrick Larmon
President & CEO
Bunzl Distribution USA, Inc.

Don G. Lents
Chairman of the Firm
Bryan Cave LLP

Steven H. Lipstein
BJC President & CEO
BJC HealthCare

Mark Lombardi, Ph.D.
President
Maryville University of St. Louis

Daniel J. Ludeman
Former President & CEO
Wells Fargo Advisors

Suzanne C. Magee
President & CEO
TechGuard Security LLC

Steve J. Martenet
President
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Kathleen M. Mazzarella
Chairman, President & CEO
Graybar Electric Company, Inc.

Richard H. McClure
President
UniGroup, Inc.


John F. McDonnell
Chairman
BioSTL


Thomas J. Minogue
Chairman
Thompson Coburn LLP

Patrick J. Murphy, Jr.

President
Murphy Company

John M. Nations
President & CEO
Metro

Michael F. Neidorff
Chairman & CEO
Centene Corporation

Rebecca M. Nolan
Managing Principal/Senior Vice President
HOK

Robert F. O’Loughlin
Chairman and CEO
Lodging Hospitality Management

John J. O’Mara
Business Manager/Secretary-Treasurer
Plumber & Pipefitters Local #562

Jennifer L. Obertino, PE
Vice President/Office Manager - MO-KS Operations
URS Corporation

Hugh O'Neill
Senior Vice President & President, U.S. Specialty Pharmaceuticals
Mallinckrodt

Kathleen T. Osborn
Executive Director
Regional Business Council

Alper Oztok
General Manager
Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis

William A. Peck, M.D.
Chairman
Innovate St. Louis
c/o Director, Center for Health Policy Washington University St. Louis

Joseph W. Pope
President & CEO
Scottrade Bank

Cynthia A. Prost
President
Arts and Education Council of Greater St. Louis

Jerry L. Pyatt
President & CEO
The Doe Run Company

Kathleen M. Ratcliffe
President
St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission

Joseph F. Reagan
President & CEO
St. Louis Regional Chamber

W. Thomas Reeves
President
Pulaski Bank

Robert A. Reynolds, Jr.
Retired Executive Chairman
Graybar Electric Company

Sally H. Roth
Area President
Regions Bank

Nick O. Rowe
Senior Vice President, Central Division
American Water

Cassandra Sanford
Chief Executive Officer/Owner
Kelly Mitchell Group, Inc.

Timothy G. Sansone
Principal
Sansone Group

Richard A. Sauget
President
East County Enterprises, Inc.

William C. Schnettgoecke, Jr.
Vice President, Supply & Operations Chain
The Boeing Co.

Scott C. Schnuck
Chairman & CEO
Schnuck Markets, Inc.

Todd R. Schnuck
President & COO
Schnuck Market, Inc.

Michael J. Scully
Regional President
The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.

John Sheehan
Senior Vice President/Market Manager
CBS Radio

Ellen Sherberg
Publisher
St. Louis Business Journal, Inc.

Thad W. Simons, Jr.
President & CEO
Novus International, Inc.

Suzanne Sitherwood
President
The Laclede Group, Inc.

Douglas D. Sitton
President
Sitton Energy Group

Joseph R. Sivewright
President, North American Pet Foods
Nestlé Purina Petcare Company

Honorable Francis G. Slay
Mayor
City of St. Louis

Patrick J. Sly
Executive Vice President
Emerson

Gregory R. Smith
CEO & Managing Partner
Husch Blackwell LLP

Stephen A. Smith
President & CEO
Lawrence Group

John R. Sondag
President
AT&T Missouri

Donn E. Sorensen
President
Mercy, East Region

Christopher G. Standlee
Executive Vice President
Abengoa BioEnergy U.S. Holding, Inc.

Tom Stillman
Chairman
St. Louis Blues Hockey Club

David M. Stokes
Chief Executive Officer
Grey Eagle Distributors

Elizabeth J. (Beth) Stroble, Ph.D.
President
Webster University

Kenneth H. Suelthaus
Commissioner
Missouri Highways & Transportation Commission
MODOT Vice Chairman
Polsinelli

Dr. Donald M. Suggs
Publisher/Executive Editor
St. Louis American Newspaper

Richard T. Sullivan, Jr.
President & Chief Executive Officer
SLPS Special Administrative Board

Christine Taylor
SVP North American Operations
Enterprise Holdings

Anthony R. Tersigni, Ed.D., FACHE
President & CEO
Ascension

Mr. Stephen Trampe
President
Owen Development

Karen M. Vangyia
Managing Partner
KPMG LLP

Bert Vescolani
President & CEO
Saint Louis Science Center

Thomas R. Voss
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Ameren Corporation

Deepak Kant Vyas
Chairman
World Affairs Council
c/o Chairman & CEO Redberri

Honorable Ken Waller
County Executive
Jefferson County, Missouri

Robert J. Witterschein
Executive Vice President, Corporate Banking
Enterprise Bank & Trust

Keith Wolkoff
President
Paric Corporation

Douglas R. Woodruff
President & CEO
The Partnership for Downtown St. Louis

Mark S. Wrighton, Ph.D.
Chancellor
Washington University  in St. Louis

Peter S. Wyse Jackson, Ph.D.
President
Missouri Botanical Garden

Douglas H. Yaeger
Retired Chairman, President & CEO
The Laclede Group, Inc.

David C. Zimmermann
President & Business Manager
Sheet Metal Workers Local 36