• In 2006, MOSPRA hosted its first Fall Conference focusing on a specific topic.  The conference was initially rotated between the four regions, but starting in 2014 it was decided that the most members could attend if it were held in the St. Louis and Kansas City area.

    • 2019
    • Brand Reputation
    • Linda Locke (Past Director of Brand Management for MasterCard International)
    • Springfield

     

    • 2018
    • Generational Communications
    • Daniel Thigpen, APR (CALSPRA President)
    • Kansas City (Independence)

     

    • 2017
    • Marketing
    • Jim Cummings (Past NSPRA President)
    • St. Louis (St. Charles)

     

    • 2016
    • Public Engagement
    • Matt Leighninger (Public Agenda)
    • Kansas City  

     

    • 2015
    • Crisis Communications
    • Rick Kaufmann, APR, Past NSPRA President
    • St. Charles (St. Louis)

     

    • 2014
    • Developing Communication Plans
    • Sandra Cokely, APR, Past NSPRA President
    • Kansas City

     

    • 2013
    • Multiple Sessions
    • Branson

     

    • 2012
    • Media Communications
    • Jim Dunn and Tom DeLapp, NSPRA Leaders
    • St. Louis (Clayton)

     

    • 2011
    • “Lock Up Your Crisis Communications”
    • Jim Lukaszewski;  CJ Huff and Kim Vann, Joplin
    • Jefferson City

     

    • 2010
    • Internal Communication & Staff Morale
    • Presenters:  Tom Cook, Harrah's & Todd Long
    • Kansas City 

     

    • 2009
    • Social Media
    • Presenters:  Evelyn McCormack & Duane Martin, EdCounsel LLC
    • Branson

     

    • 2008
    • Leveraging New Media & Internal Audiences
    • Presenters:  Nora Carr, Marsha Chappelow, Glynn Young, NSPRA leaders
    • St. Louis

     

    • 2007
    • Writing & Publications
    • Presenter:  Don Ranly, University of Missouri
    • Columbia

     

    • 2006
    • Focus Groups
    • Presenter:  Jennifer Reeve, Colorado School Boards Association
    • Kansas City
Last Modified on April 9, 2019