Deborah J. Smith

Deborah J. Smith ’79
Chair

Date Appointed:
November 5, 2015 (Reappointed)

Education:
B.S.B.A, Marketing, Missouri Western State University

Career:
Retired—Account Executive, Vice President—Enright & Wessel Advertising

Term Expires:
October, 2020

Lee Tieman

Lee Tieman
Vice Chair

Date Appointed:
November 2, 2018

Education:
B.A., History-Government and B.S., Business Administration, Columbia College
Juris Doctor, University of Missouri School of Law

Career:
Attorney, Managing Partner – Tieman, Spencer & Hicks, L.L.C.

Term Expires:
October, 2024

Rick Ebersold

Rick Ebersold

Date Appointed:
March 6, 2019

Education:
Central Missouri State College; Missouri Western State University; University of Buffalo

Career:
Director, Herzog Services, Inc.

Term Expires:
October, 2021

Al Landes

Al Landes

Date Appointed:
March 6, 2019

Education:
Missouri Western State University

Career:
President and Chief Operating Officer, Herzog Contracting Corp.

Term Expires:
October, 2023

David Liechti, Vice Chair

David Liechti

Date Appointed:
March 18, 2014

Education:
B.S., Business and M.S., Accountancy, University of Missouri-Columbia

Career:
CPA, Managing Partner— Liechti, Franken & Young, LLC

Term Expires:
October, 2019

Brig. Gen. Gregory Mason

Brig. Gen. Gregory Mason, MOARNG, Retired ‘89

Date Appointed:
December 12, 2012

Education:
B.S., Criminal Justice, Missouri Western State University
M.P.A., Public Management, Park University
Master of Strategic Studies, War and Strategy, U.S. Army War College

Career:
Director of the Office of Ethics, Human Relations and Citizens Complaints at Jackson County, Missouri; Retired Missouri Highway Patrol; Retired Assistant Adjutant General, Missouri Army National Guard

Term Expires:
October, 2018

Kayla Schoonover

Kayla Schoonover ’77

Date Appointed:
November 2, 2018

Education:
B.S., Recreation, Missouri Western State University
K-12 Teacher Certification, Northwest Missouri State University

Career:
Special Education Teacher – Mound City R-2 Schools

Term Expires:
October, 2022

Paul Granberry III, Student Governor

Paul Granberry III
Student Governor

Date Appointed:
July 26, 2018

Education:
Junior, Political Science

Term Expires:
December 31, 2019