During the stl250 celebrations, we looked back on the founding and evolution of the St. Louis region to date. Here, we survey local civic leaders for their thoughts on where St. Louis is headed in the next 250 years...and beyond.
Dr. Kenneth and Kim Ausmer, Michael McMillan
These movers and shakers were putting their weight behind a number of deserving causes this year. We caught them at events all around town...
Michael McMillan, Lisa Gates
Michael McMillan, Donna Wilkinson, David Robertson
Jimmie and Stacy Edwards, Barbara Bowman, Lisa Gates, Michael McMillan
MARGARITA FLORES, SUSAN ITTNER, ADELLA JONES, MAUREEN LARKINS, JIM McGRATH, MICHAEL McMILLAN, NICOLE RINGENBERG, JIM SCHULTE, IRIS TEROLLI-HALL, BARBARA TURKINGTON, SHERRY WARD and MARK WEINHEIMER have joined the American Red Cross Greater St. Louis Region’s board of directors.
Michael McMillan, Jacqueline and Lou Brock
Friends of the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis recently celebrated the Whitney M. Young Society at a fundraiser at the Top of the Met. The Society, which honors outstanding donors and volunteers, is named after the National Urban League president who served during the Civil Rights Movement. Todd Schnuck and Lou and Jackie Brock co-chaired the event. Pictured: Robert Griffin, Richard Miles, Michael McMillan, Todd Schnuck, Lou Brock, Vanessa Foster-Cooksey, Frankie Muse Freeman, Emily Pitt and Jacqueline Brock
The United Way of Greater St. Louis recently announced several chairs for the upcoming 2014 campaign. For the second year, MARILYN BUSH will chair the Women’s Leadership Society, and NINOSKA and PATRICK CLARKIN will co-chair of the Multicultural Leadership Society. JOHN STUPP will chair the de Tocqueville Society. JOE AMBROSE and RAY FARRIS will co-chair the Men’s Leadership Society. SARAH ROULAND will chair the Young Leadership Society, and REUBEN and D’ANNE SHELTON will co-chair the African American Leadership Society.
Richard Miles; Lou Brock, co-chair of The Whitney M. Young Society; and Michael McMillan
As the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis approaches its centennial anniversary in 2018, it is making strong strides toward a host of educational, economic and advocacy goals throughout the community.
Patrick Green, Redditt Hudson, Michael McMillan
Michael McMillan, Missy and Richard Mark, Lois and Jim Evans
Michael McMillan, Carol and Tom Voss
Peter Neidorff, Michael McMillan
Michael McMillan, Honoree Kathy Mazzarella, Peter Neidorff
Urban League CEO Michael McMillan
Genesis Steele, Sandy Kaplan, Michael McMillan, Herta Shikapwashya
On June 20, 16 women will be welcomed into an exclusive club that includes the likes of nationally known singer-songwriter Chaka Kahn, civil rights attorney and former Urban League board chair Frankie Freeman, local philanthropist Thelma Steward, and Fox Theater co-owner Mary Strauss, among other illustrious company.
TOM VOSS has been appointed to Grand Center’s board of directors. Voss is retiring from his position as executive chairman at Ameren Corporation on July 1.
Michael McMillan is joined by 2014 Salute to Women in Leadership award recipients, as well as former honorees.
LN’s Trish Muyco-Tobin is among the 2014 Salute to Women in Leadership honorees, presented by the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis. The gala was created more than 10 years ago by Urban League's Michael McMillan.
The Urban League's Michael McMillan at last year's Women in Leadership ceremony