staff

staff

Jerod Morey

executive director

education

M.S. in Administration
Missouri State University

B.S. in Criminal Justice Administration
Missouri Southern State University

in their spare time

My wife and I have 3 children: Ellistin, Jagger, and Jenkins.

We enjoying competitively showing livestock and attending all major livestock functions and expositions around the country.

fun fact

My biggest fear is anything involving birds.

contact

[email protected]

kelsi white

Prevention & Treatment

education

B.S. in Family & Consumer Sciences
Pittsburg State University

in their spare time

I enjoy spending time with my family and animals, traveling, painting and working on arts and crafts projects.

fun fact

I have gum on the famous Gum Wall in Seattle, WA.

contact

[email protected]

susan roland

youth specialist

education

B.S. in Marketing Management
Missouri State University

M.S. in Business Administration
Missouri State University

in their spare time

I love being with my family, serving in my church, the outdoors, and CrossFit.

fun fact

I love animals and I have a Pet Partners therapy dog named Archie.

contact

[email protected]

Zach Morey

programs Director

education

B.S. in Education
Pittsburg State University

in their spare time

I enjoy going to Chiefs games, cattle shows, and collecting autographs.

fun fact

I have been a Chiefs season ticket holder since 2009 and have been to 2 Super Bowls.

contact

[email protected]

elisha Morey

youth specialist

education

A.A. in Cosmetology
New Dimensions School of Hair Design

in their spare time

I enjoy my family, our children, and their hobbies, activities and interests.

fun fact

I have competed in many beauty pageants as a teenager but was also involved in 4-H, FFA, and all things that involved horses and horse competitions.

contact

[email protected]

alison jenkins

nutrition coordinator

education

A.A. in Culinary Arts
Ozarks Technical College

in their spare time

I am a specialty cake designer and freelance caterer on the side.

I love to run and exercise, I enjoy lots of time with my family and my pups, and I love to cook and bake for anyone who wants anything! I also enjoy traveling and experiencing cultures outside of my own.

fun fact

I have over 50 tattoos and I was born with a different name.

contact

[email protected]

Dustin Read

Community liaison

education

B.S. in Health Promotion & Wellness
Missouri Southern State University

Has worked at AOK off and on from the ages 15-23.

in their spare time

I enjoy time with family and working out.

fun fact

I ran around the world in under 5 seconds… at the South Pole.

contact

[email protected]

mandy sturgell

youth specialist

education

Former Associate Court Supervisor
Jasper County, MO

in their spare time

My husband and I have 3 children: Kaelyn, Carson, and Cameron.

I am very active in working with community youth and school programs and have taught youth choir, children’s church, and Vacation Bible School. I also enjoy quilting.

fun fact

My favorite pastime is probably sitting outside by a fire.

contact

[email protected]

kathy jenkins

founder

education

B.S. in Biology / B.S. in English
William Woods College

B.S. in Medical Technology
University of Missouri-Columbia

in their spare time

I run herd on a wonderful group of 80+ year-old bridge players.

fun fact

I got my first pony when I was 6 years old and grew up riding, racing and role playing with friends. For the past several years, I have worked as a wrangler with an equine therapy professional in Mexico.

contact

[email protected]

Jerod Morey

executive director

education

M.S. in Administration
Missouri State University

B.S. in Criminal Justice Administration
Missouri Southern State University

in their spare time

My wife and I have 3 children: Ellistin, Jagger, and Jenkins.

We enjoying competitively showing livestock and attending all major livestock functions and expositions around the country.

fun fact

My biggest fear is anything involving birds.

contact

[email protected]

Zach Morey

programs Director

education

B.S. in Education
Pittsburg State University

in their spare time

I enjoy going to Chiefs games, cattle shows, and collecting autographs.

fun fact

I have been a Chiefs season ticket holder since 2009 and have been to 2 Super Bowls.

contact

[email protected]

Dustin Read

Community liaison

education

B.S. in Health Promotion & Wellness
Missouri Southern State University

Has worked at AOK off and on from the ages 15-23.

in their spare time

I enjoy time with family and working out.

fun fact

I ran around the world in under 5 seconds… at the South Pole.

contact

[email protected]

kelsi white

Prevention & Treatment

education

B.S. in Family & Consumer Sciences
Pittsburg State University

in their spare time

I enjoy spending time with my family and animals, traveling, painting and working on arts and crafts projects.

fun fact

I have gum on the famous Gum Wall in Seattle, WA.

contact

[email protected]

elisha Morey

youth specialist

education

A.A. in Cosmetology
New Dimensions School of Hair Design

in their spare time

I enjoy my family, our children, and their hobbies, activities and interests.

fun fact

I have competed in many beauty pageants as a teenager but was also involved in 4-H, FFA, and all things that involved horses and horse competitions.

contact

[email protected]

mandy sturgell

youth specialist

education

Former Associate Court Supervisor
Jasper County, MO

in their spare time

My husband and I have 3 children: Kaelyn, Carson, and Cameron.

I am very active in working with community youth and school programs and have taught youth choir, children’s church, and Vacation Bible School. I also enjoy quilting.

fun fact

My favorite pastime is probably sitting outside by a fire.

contact

[email protected]

susan roland

youth specialist

education

B.S. in Marketing Management
Missouri State University

M.S. in Business Administration
Missouri State University

in their spare time

I love being with my family, serving in my church, the outdoors, and CrossFit.

fun fact

I love animals and I have a Pet Partners therapy dog named Archie.

contact

[email protected]

alison jenkins

nutrition coordinator

education

A.A. in Culinary Arts
Ozarks Technical College

in their spare time

I am a specialty cake designer and freelance caterer on the side.

I love to run and exercise, I enjoy lots of time with my family and my pups, and I love to cook and bake for anyone who wants anything! I also enjoy traveling and experiencing cultures outside of my own.

fun fact

I have over 50 tattoos and I was born with a different name.

contact

[email protected]

kathy jenkins

founder

education

B.S. in Biology / B.S. in English
William Woods College

B.S. in Medical Technology
University of Missouri-Columbia

in their spare time

I run herd on a wonderful group of 80+ year-old bridge players.

fun fact

I got my first pony when I was 6 years old and grew up riding, racing and role playing with friends. For the past several years, I have worked as a wrangler with an equine therapy professional in Mexico.

contact

[email protected]

summer staff

 

Cassidy Beem

Youth Development Specialist
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Esther George

Youth Development Specialist
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Jillian Gardner

Youth Development Specialist
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Mary George

Youth Development Specialist
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Noah Harris

Youth Development Specialist
[email protected]

summer
camp
staff

Cassidy Beem

Youth Development Specialist
[email protected]

 

Esther George

Youth Development Specialist
[email protected]

 

Jillian Gardner

Youth Development Specialist
[email protected]

 

Mary George

Youth Development Specialist
[email protected]

 

Noah Harris

Youth Development Specialist
[email protected]

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