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2020 MASA Honorary Life Members

The following individuals make up the 2020 MASA "Honorary Life Members" recipients.  MASA recognizes those individuals who are retiring for their contributions to public education.   The recipients were to be recognized at the 2020 MASA Awards Banquet which was canceled as a precautionary step during the COVID-19 virus pandemic.  We have listed the recipients and the districts from which they are retiring.



Larry Arnone           

Strasburg C-3 School District                                            


Mark Beem               

Hickory Co R-I (Skyline) School District


Donna Bristow        

Meadow Heights R-II School District


Michele Condon     

Kirkwood R-VII School District


Charles (C A) Counts                                                       

Dexter R-XI School District


Jacque Cowherd    

Fulton School District


Jeff Davis                  

Van Buren R-I School District


David Deets             

Silex R-I School District


Ken Eaton                

Mound City R-II School District


Scott Ewing                                                

Bradleyville R-I School District


Don Forrest              

Branson R-IV School District


Thomas Gotsch      

Southland C-9 School District


Michael Gray            

Montgomery Co R-II School District


Mary Hendricks-Harris

Francis Howell School District


Jeff Hyatt                  

Gainesville R-V School District


Mark Koca                

El Dorado Springs R-II School District


Robert Kottman     

Brunswick R-II


Carol Laboube        

Franklin Co. R-II School District


Lance Massey         

Wheaton R-III School District


Kari Monsees          

Raymore-Peculiar R-II School District


Pete Nasir                 

Wellsville-Middletown R-I School District


Bill Nicely                  

Kearney R-I School District


Scott Patrick            

Warrensburg R-VI School District


Charles Pearson   

Normandy Collaborative  


Brett Reutzel            

Fredericktown R-I School District


Shelly (Michele) Rex                                                         

Prairie Home R-V School District                                      


Rick Roberts            

Adair Co R-I School District


W Scott Salmons   

Middle Grove C-1


Shawn Schultz      

Henry Co R-I


Michael Scott

Warrensburg R-VI School District                                      


Nancy Scott             

Sedalia School District                                                       


Shelly Shipman       

Adair Co R-II School District


James Simmelink

North Nodaway R-VI School District


Robert Smith

Maysville R-I School District


Stan Stratton           

Dunklin R-V School District


Zach Templeton      

Mexico School District


James Watts            

Lesterville R-IV School District


Chance Wistrom     

Republic R-III School District


Aaron Zalis               

Rolla School District



Note:  If a Honorary Life Member is not listed, they have received another award and will be noted under that award's press releases.

Arnone Life.pdf

Beckwith Life.pdf

Beem Life.pdf

Bristow Life.pdf

Counts Life.pdf

Counts Life.pdf

Cowherd Life.pdf

Davis Life.pdf

Davis Life.pdf

Deets Life.pdf

Ewing Life.pdf

Forrest Life.pdf

Gotsch Life.pdf

Grey Life.pdf

Hendricks-Harris Life.pdf

Hyatt Life.pdf

Koca Life.pdf

Kottman Life.pdf

Laboube Life.pdf

Massey Life.pdf

Monsees Life.pdf

Nasir Life.pdf

Nicely Life.pdf

Reutzel Life.pdf

Rex Life.pdf

Roberts Life.pdf

Salmons Life.pdf

Schultz Life.pdf

Scott, Michael Life.pdf

Scott, Nancy Life.pdf

Shipman Life.pdf

Simmelink Life.pdf

Smith Life.pdf

Snow Life.pdf

Stemberger Life.pdf

Stratton Life.pdf

Templeton Life.pdf

Watts Life.pdf

Zalis Life.pdf