Staff 


Brian Millner
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President and CEO

Brian has been a higher education professional for more than a decade. He received a Master’s in Public Affairs from the Truman School at the University of Missouri-Columbia and is working on an EdD from Texas Tech University. Before joining MCCA as President and CEO, Brian served as chief of staff at the University of Missouri-Columbia and as legislative director for the Missouri Department of Economic Development. He also represented MCCA in the Missouri capitol as a legislative consultant with John Bardgett & Associates. He currently lives in Columbia with his wife and three daughters.

 


Jordan L. Williams
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Deputy Director
and General Counsel

Jordan joined MCCA in September of 2019 as Deputy Director and General Counsel. Jordan’s primary responsibility is to oversee the Missouri Apprenticeships in Manufacturing Program (MoAMP), a U.S. Department of Labor grant, and statewide initiative to deliver innovative pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship training programs through Missouri’s community colleges. Jordan has worked in public service for most of his legal career, serving at the local, state, and federal levels. His most recent role was as a Unit Leader for the Office of the Missouri Attorney General. He received both his B.S. and Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri. Jordan lives with his wife and three children in Columbia, where he coaches tee-ball and spoils his dog.

 


Ramona Mundwiller
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Director, Grants Administration

Ramona joined MCCA in April 2014 and has served as an executive assistant and member engagement and events manager. She currently serves as a grants administrator for SkillUP and Jobs for America's Graduates in Missouri (JAG). Before joining MCCA, she worked at the Missouri Osteopathic Association as the marketing and communications coordinator developing the monthly newsletter, creating marketing materials, and managing the association website's transition. Ramona has a bachelor's degree from Central Methodist University and an associate degree from St. Louis Community College.

 


Kalynn Ramsey
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Director, Member Engagement

and Professional Development

Kalynn's passion for higher education serves her well in engaging faculty and staff of Missouri's community colleges by providing quality, valuable continued educational opportunities. Kalynn joins MCCA from Alternative Community Training, where she was a communications coordinator. Kalynn has a bachelor's from Illinois State University and the University of Missouri.

 

 

 

 




Bobby Remis
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Director, Communication

As communication director, Bobby advances MCCA's mission and priorities through effective strategic communications and marketing. He also collaborates directly with the communications and marketing teams at each of the member institutions to increase awareness and enhancing reputation. Bobby joined MCCA in November 2017 from the University of Missouri, where he served in marketing and internal communication roles. Before that, he managed corporate social media for the nation's largest independent broker-dealer, LPL Financial, and cinema chain, AMC Theatres. He holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri.



Debbie Cheshire
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Executive Assistant

Debbie currently works part-time for the association as executive assistant to the President and CEO. Previously, she provided support to the association during the membership drive and in the time leading up to our annual convention.

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