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Missouri Council of the Blind Elects new President and Officers
Our state convention is held every year in October in a chosen city of Missouri. At our 2018 state convention held in Jefferson City, new officers were elected. These officers are allowed to serve two 2-year terms, consecutively.
Our new officers are:
President Naomi Soule (St. Louis, MO)
"My goals are to make MCB more well known to the general public, and networking with other organizations, so we can work together on mutually beneficial projects. I also want to involve new members and attract young people to our organization.
Vice President Darrel Vickers (Washington, MO)
Secretary Joe Morgan (Odessa, MO)
Director Linda Gerken (Sedelia, MO)
Director Kay Malmquist (St. Louis, MO)
Director Jannel Morris (Columbia, MO)
The purpose of Missouri Council of the Blind shall be to promote the general well-being of our members and legally blind people in Missouri, and to support or participate in other programs promoting the best interests of legally blind people everywhere.