31 Business and Community Members Selected for Leadership Columbia 2018


The Columbia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the selection of the Leadership Columbia Class of 2018.  A high number of applications were received for this class, and the 31 participants were carefully chosen after a review of their past accomplishments, professional interests, community involvement, and demonstration of potential for future leadership.

The class is as follows:

  • Matt Breske, Application Software, Inc. DBA ASIFlex
  • Heather Brown, Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital
  • Gavin Bryan, Manor Roofing & Restoration Services
  • Randy Cole, City of Columbia
  • Stacey Cole, Joe Machens Dealerships
  • Tania Cook, Job Point
  • Jerry Dowell, Columbia Chamber of Commerce
  • Logan Gray, Landmark Bank
  • Aric Jarvis, The Broadway, a DoubleTree by Hilton
  • Barbara McCaslin, Commerce Bank
  • Jennifer McDonald, Shelter Insurance Companies – Main Office
  • Craig Meyer, Providence Bank
  • Paul Moen, Marberry & Eagle, CPAs
  • Missy Montgomery, Columbia College
  • Patrick Morris, Isle of Capri Casino Hotel Boonville
  • Shelley Naydyhor, University of Missouri Health Care
  • Ashley Otte, City of Columbia Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Mike Parks, Columbia Regional Airport
  • Alex Radman, Re/Max Boone Realty – Radman
  • Julie Rinehart, Columbia Insurance Group
  • Brad Roling, Central Bank of Boone County
  • Gary Sabrowsky, 3M
  • Meagan Schaffner, Bucket Media, Inc.
  • Mike Seda, Tiger Institute for Health Innovation / Cerner
  • Nevada Shelkey, TrueSon Exteriors
  • Maggie Skinner, Columbia Family Law Group, LLC
  • Nathan Todd, bleu Events
  • Tatha Todd, First State Community Bank
  • Kari Vogt, The Trust Company
  • Jessie Yankee, Midwest Computech
  • Valerie Zumwalt, CoMo Leaders

The above individuals join over 900 members who have completed this signature Chamber program since it began in 1986.  Co-chairs of this year’s Leadership Columbia class are previous graduates Paige Harper, Landmark Bank and Nick Allen, Manor Roofing & Restoration.

Leadership Columbia is a 12-session program running from January to June which focuses on leadership skill development and exploration of the opportunities and challenges in our community, in preparation for local leadership.

Thank you to our sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor:

Additional Sponsors Caledon Virtual, Clear Vision Development Group, Columbia Area Career Center, Commissioner Dan Atwill, Dave Griggs Flooring America, Eco Water Systems, Honey Baked Ham Co. and Café, Isle of Capri Casino Hotel Boonville, Missouri Employers Mutual, Missouri Orthopaedic Institute, Monarch Title Company, Inc., Pancheros Mexican Grill, Plaza Commercial Realty, Providence Bank, Provision Living at Columbia, Stephens College and True North of Columbia