Director of Foundation Relations Liz moved to St. Louis from Detroit to serve older adults in the city. Within Mission: St. Louis, she loves transforming neighborhoods into places where seniors can thrive. She enjoys running, reading, and Diet Coke.
Director of Development Jon grew up in St. Louis and has a great love for the city, the sports teams, and the toasted ravioli. Jon is married to Jess and they have two young crazy kids. Jon first encountered Mission: St. Louis by volunteering as a mentor in the JLT program. He is excited to invite others to join us in building up the St. Louis region.
Communications Manager Mandy has a Bachelor's in Housing & Interior Design and Business and a Master's in Early Childhood Education. She enjoys anything creative, photography, reading, traveling and being spontaneous.
Grant and Data Management VISTA Abigail is originally from Arizona and moved to St. Louis to further her exposure and understanding of humanity. She received her undergrad in the study of comparative cultures (emphasis: humanities), and she is obsessed with connecting to others, which is mostly what brought her to Mission: St. Louis. She likes to daydream about things like meeting a prehistoric dinosaur, owning a pig and successfully wielding a magic wand.
Communications and Volunteerism VISTA Jaci has a bachelor's degree in communication from Oral Roberts University with intent to pursue a master's degree in social work. In her free time, she enjoys drinking too much coffee, traveling and finding free things to do.
Marketing VISTA Becca recently graduated from Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. She majored in environmental studies and hopes to pursue a career in urban planning. She is excited to get to know Mission: St. Louis and Revive Thrift Shop. She also can't wait to find the best St. Louis farmers' markets and the best spots in the city to play Pokemon Go.
Digital Media VISTA Maggie recently graduated from Emerson College in Boston and is new to the St. Louis area. She is looking forward to exploring the city, eating concretes and learning how to handle the humidity.