Board

Yemi Akande-Bartsch

President/CEO
Focus St. Louis

Joe Ambrose

Vice Chairman
First Bank

Ola Ayeni

President & Founder
Claim Academy

William Bayer – Treasurer

Senior Vice President
US Bank CDC

Mark Birk

Senior Vice President Customer & Power Operations
Ameren Missouri

Mark Brady

Counsel
Polsinelli PC

Joe Brinkmann

Principal
Trivers

James Browning Jr.

Vice-President & Deputy General Counsel
Stifel

Tom Chulick

President & CEO
St. Louis Regional Chamber

Dr. LaTonia Collins Smith

Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs
Harris-Stowe State University

Rodney Crim

CEO & President
St. Louis Economic Development Partnership

Jim Curran

Executive Vice President
Electrical Connection

Bill Etling

Director, Purina Public Relations & Community Affairs
Nestle' Purina

Katie Fischer

Market Manager
Bank of America

Amy Gill

President & Chairwoman of the Board
Restoration St. Louis / Checkmate Design