A retirement reception for members of the Missouri Southern faculty and staff will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, in Billingsly Student Center’s Connor Ballroom.

The event will begin with individual acknowledgement of each retiree and their years of service. Refreshments will be offered immediately following the presentations.

Employees with an asterisk (*) next to their name have accepted phased retirement.

Those retiring include: Grace Ayton, Brenda Blalock, Beverly Block*, Robert Corn*, Sherri Critchfield, Joy Dworkin*, Gloria Faine*, Rebecca Gallemore*, George Greenlee, Linda Hand*, Dennis Harmon*, Jean Hobbs*, Michael Lawson*, Michael McDonald, Frank Martinez, Vida Martinez, Patricia Murphy, Charles Nodler*, Danny Overdeer*, Elaine Sandtorf, Gerald Schlink, Connie Shelton*, Jeffrey Skibbe, Jill Smith*, Brenda Spurlin, Patricia Vavra*, Rhonda White, William Edwards, Robert Heth and Theresa Agee.

These faculty and staff members have offered Missouri Southern a combined total of 704 years of service. Please join us for the reception and offer well-wishes as they begin their retirement.