About Us

The Kansas City Chapter was formed in June of 1882 by Mr. E. G. Taylor, Law 1879. The Chapter represents all MU alumni members in the five county Kansas City metropolitan area (Clay, Jackson, and Platte in Missouri; Johnson and Wyandotte in Kansas). The Chapter supports Mizzou through academic scholarships and alumni events, including the Annual Friends of Mizzou Picnic & Auction and the Black & Gold Tiger Ball. Today, there are more than 4,100 members, which is approximately 20 percent of the alumni in the KC area.

The Mizzou Alumni Association (MAA) has more than 40,000 members worldwide. It proudly supports the best interests and traditions of Missouri’s flagship university by providing members the opportunity to develop a lifelong relationship with Mizzou.

2015-2016 Executive Committee

Left to right: Randy Oberdiek, Board Treasurer; Lexi Norris, 1st Vice President; Ashley Dean, President-Elect; Jeff Zumsteg, President; Bill Page, 4th Vice President; Emily Crafton, 2nd Vice President. Not pictured: Jayme Salinardi, Past President; Diane O'Byrne, 3rd Vice President; Kimberly Burgess, Board Secretary.