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LETR Member Spotlight

Adam Koestner

“Adam is very passionate about Special Olympics and works very hard to raise money to help the organization. He has raised personally over $40,000 for SOMO and has organized a team that has raised over $150,000. I've known Adam for many years and he is a dedicated advocate for Special Olympics. His passion is expressed when he talks about the organization and he is very involved with fundraising.”

- Craig Hall | Director of Competition and Outreach

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LocatedJefferson City
Years with SOMO15
Andrew Kauffman
Staff Spotlight

Andrew Kauffman

“Andrew brought back the arrangement to set up the surprise announcement of individuals being inducted into the SOMO Hall of Fame this year. He has worked with staff, employers, family and friends to set up a place and time to get these individuals to a designated location to surprise them with the announcement of being inducted in 2023. Andrew is going above and beyond to make this a special event to surprise these individuals with this announcement. The smiles and tears from these individuals are priceless.”

- Jerry Kliethermes | Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer

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Years with SOMO1.5
Former Staff Spotlight

Mark Musso

“Mark dedicated 28 years to SOMO as President & CEO. Mark was a great leader and truly understood and lived the mission for our Special Olympics Missouri athletes. His dedication and passion for our athletes helped grow the program. Thank you Mark for all you have done for SOMO and our community.

- Jessica Anderson | Senior Director of Human Resources
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LocatedLinn Creek
Years with SOMO28

SOMO News & Updates

LETR At 2023 Summer Games

RELEASE: SOMO to celebrate law enforcement heroes and reveal Drive it Home Raffle winner this Friday

JEFFERSON CITY – The excitement is building as Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) prepares to host the highly anticipated 2023 Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) Celebration Lunch at the prestigious Training…

SOMO Hall Of Fame Class Of 2023, In Order From Left To Right, Daniel Fultz, Genice Fisher, Chris Ringot, Stan Smith

SOMO Sum Ups: Nov. 13-20

Here’s a look back at all of the amazing Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) events from Nov. 13-20, 2023! Training for Life Campus Weekly Events and Classes: November 14-17 We have been loving the Training for Life Campus November…