We, the staff of Special Olympics Missouri, believe in the following guiding values, which are engrained in the way we think and act:

Accountability, Excellence, Integrity, Optimism, Unity

These beliefs guide our choices and define for us integrity and the right course of action that bond us together as TEAM SOMO.

Not sure who to ask? Email your questions here!

State Headquarters
305 Special Olympics Drive
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Phone: 573-635-1660
Fax: 573-635-8233

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Headquarters Staff (Click name to email)


 
Jessica Anderson
Campus Services Coordinator
 
Mandi Steward Ballinger
Senior Director
of Communications
 
 
Jennifer Brown
Major Gifts Officer  
 

Meagan Davis
Health Wellness Manager 
 
Kami Delameter
Regional Development
Director
 
 
Lisa DeSha
Chief Financial Officer 
 
 

Carol Griffin

Partnership Manager 

Mary Lou Hammann
Vice President - Operations 
  
 


Kayla Hull
Digital Media Coordinator 
  
 
Stacey Koeller
Regional Development Director
 
Trish Lutz
Vice President - Programs
 
 
Mark Musso
President/CEO
 

 
Mary Bauer Niswonger
Partnership Manager
 

 
Brandon Schatsiek
  Multimedia & Athlete
Leadership Manager
 

 
Crystal Schuster
Development Director
 
 
 
Tim Schuster
Sports and Training Director
 
 
Laurie Shadoan
Chief Advancement Officer
913-789-0353 
 
 
Susan Shaffer
Outreach and Games Director
 
 
Cassie Stone
Database Assistant
 
 
 
Steve Stegeman
Facilities Manager
 
 
 
 
Susan Stegeman
Vice President - Development 
 

Kelly Tannehill
IT Director 
 
    
 
 
 

 

SOMO Area Offices

Below are a list of our area offices. Each Area Office also maintains its own webpage full of news and event information. Click an Area's webpage link to learn more.

Central Area [webpage]
1001 Diamond Ridge, Suite 800
Jefferson City, MO 65109
Phone: 573-635-1660
Fax: 573-635-8233

Diane Brimer
Regional Program Director

 

Genice Fisher
Program Assistant 

 

KC Metro Area [webpage]
9001 West 67th St.
Merriam, KS 66202
Phone: 913-789-0330
Fax: 913-789-0331 

Alyssa Cress
Program Director

Adam Wright
Development Manager

 

North Area [webpage]
702 Woodbine Road
St. Joseph, MO 64507
Phone: 816-233-6232
Fax: 816-233-0130

 

 

 



Jessica Neely
Program Coordinator

Melody Prawitz
Development Director

 

Southeast Area [webpage]
1625 N. Kingshighway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Phone: 573-334-2859
Fax: 573-334-4924

 
Penny Williams
Development Director
 
Scott Williams
Program Director
 
Jen Rose
Program Coordinator 

 


Southwest Area [webpage]
2702 Richard Joseph Blvd, Suite 114
Joplin, MO 64804
Phone:  417-624-5505
Fax: 417-624-5517

Robin Anderson
Development Director

Jana Fornelli
Program Manager

 

St. Louis Metro Area [webpage]
2945 S. Brentwood
St. Louis, MO 63144
Phone: 314-961-7755
Fax: 314-961-0660

Jocelyn Diehl
Regional Program Director

Amber McWilliams
Program Manager