Our Team

  • Jackie Johnson – Board Chair
  • Laura McQuade – President and CEO
  • Sheila Kostas – Vice President of Public Affairs and Communications
  • Cortney Bouse - Mid- Missouri Organizer
  • Beth Canuteson - Missouri Statewide Manager of Public Policy and Organizing
  • Elise Higgins – Interim Director of Public Policy and Organizing
  • Jack Acuff – Bi-State Grassroots Organizer
  • Aaron Wilder – External Affairs Coordinator
  • Bonyen Lee-Gilmore – Director of Communications and Marketing
  • Kayah Gausman – Provider Relations Manager
  • Dilara Yilmaz – Digital Strategy and Data Manager