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2021 - 22 First-Year Superintendent Workshop and Dinner

Congratulations on your new position as Superintendent of Schools!  You are invited you to participate in an event specifically designed to help you begin your first year as a superintendent successfully. The workshop and dinner will be held on Monday, June 21, 2021, in the lower level of the MCSA Education and Conference Center, 3550 Amazonas Dr., Jefferson City, MO 65109. 

The workshop and dinner are provided to you at no cost.  The attire is business casual. 


  • 3:00 p.m. - Your First 100 Days – It Has Never Been Like This Before! -- Presenters - Dr. Sarah Marriott, Superintendent, Boonville R-I, & Mr. Kelly Hinshaw, MASA Dir. of Leader Development. 
  • 4:30 p.m. - Break (Check-in to hotel if staying for the DESE meeting on Tuesday). 
  • 5:30 p.m. - Dinner at MCSA Education Center -- Welcome by Dr. Doug Hayter, MASA Executive Director.
  • 6:45 p.m. - Presentation: Leading as a Superintendent -- Presenter - Dr. Brad Swofford, Superintendent, Branson R-IV & President Elect, MASA Executive Committee 
  • 7:30 p.m. - Conclude

Register Here or register by phone at 573-638-4825 by Wednesday, June 16, 2021.

Hotels:   You are welcome to stay anywhere in the area, but there are three hotels located near our office that offer a government rate, if you tell them that you are with a school district and supply your tax-exempt letter.   

  • Candlewood Suites, (573) 634-8822.   

  • Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Ph. (573) 761-0400 

  • Hampton Inn by Hilton, Ph.  (573) 634-7440 

PS:  The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s New Superintendent Workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, June 22, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., so we hope you will come to Jefferson City on Monday to enjoy our workshop and dinner and then attend DESE’s workshop the next day.  The DESE event is a separate registration process.