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September 06, 2019

Make-A-Wish® Missouri & Kansas Announces Centene Chief Executive Officer as Chair of Largest Make-A-Wish Event

Make-A-Wish® Missouri & Kansas is pleased to announce Michael F. Neidorff, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Centene, as the 2020 chair for its prestigious annual fundraiser, Walk For Wishes.

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August 16, 2019

Make-A-Wish® Missouri & Kansas Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

After serving as the Interim CEO for the past three months, Caroline Schmidt was officially named President & CEO of Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas July 18, 2019.

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June 28, 2019

CEO of AdamsGabbert Appointed Chair of Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas Governing Board

Denise Kruse, CEO and owner of AdamsGabbert, has been appointed as Chair of the Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas Governing Board. Kruse succeeds David Putz who recently resigned after serving four years with the local chapter and helped grant over 419 wishes last year.

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June 19, 2019

Community Rallies Around Firefighter's Son

Local Community to Host Parade for Their Own Firefighter and His Son Battling Cancer, Revealing His Wish Coming True

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June 04, 2019


Missouri & Kansas

President & CEO of Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas to Join Make-A-Wish America as Vice President of Chapter Advancement

LuAnn Bott served as President & CEO of Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas for the past decade, with over 3,000 wishes granted under her leadership. Caroline Schmidt, Chief Operating Officer of Make-A-Mish Missouri & Kansas, has been appointed as Interim CEO.

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