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Board Members

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Edward P. Gargas, Board President

Edward P. Gargas, of Dexter, Mo., was appointed by Missouri Governor Jeremiah “Jay” Nixon in September 2015 with a term expiring January 1, 2022.

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Phillip M. Britt

Phillip M. Britt, of Kennett, Mo., was appointed by Missouri Governor Jeremiah “Jay” Nixon in September 2015 with a term expiring January 1, 2022.

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James P. Limbaugh

James P. Limbaugh of Cape Girardeau, was appointed by Missouri Governor Mike Parson in January 2019 with a term expiring January 1, 2025.  

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Lauren Kohn - Student Representative to the Board of Regents

Lauren Kohn of Fenton, Missouri, was appointed as Student Representative to the Board of Regents in June 2020 by Governor Michael L. Parson with a term expiring January 1, 2022.

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Tina L. Klocke, Vice President

Tina L. Klocke, of St. Louis, Mo., was appointed by Missouri Governor Eric R. Greitens in March 2018 with a term expiring January 1, 2024.

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Lloyd F. Smith

Lloyd F. Smith of Sikeston, Mo., was appointed by Missouri Governor Michael L. Parson in January 2020 with a term expiring January 1, 2026.

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Vivek Malik

Vivek Malik of Wildwood, MO., was appointed by Missouri Governor Michael L. Parson in January 2020 with a term expiring January 1, 2026.

/ Christopher R. Martin, Secretary

/ Christie A. Renner, Assistant Secretary

/ Kathy Mangels, Treasurer

/ Albert M. Spradling, III, Counsel

Contact

573.651.2222
president@semo.edu
Academic Hall 144
Office of the President
One University Plaza, MS 3300
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701