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Brain Injury Association of MO 2021 Statewide Conference

Posted on Nov 3, 2021 in News

Brain Injury Association of MO 2021 Statewide Conference

MSNT’s Gabe Wilkerson with Dr. Kelli Barton, Director of Health and Aging, and Senior Research Assistant Emma Swinford, both from UMKC Institute for Human Development.   Dr. Barton spoke about key findings from the 2020 Missouri Traumatic Brain Injury Targeted Needs Assessment.

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Association of Trust Organizations Annual Meeting

Posted on Oct 6, 2021 in News

Association of Trust Organizations Annual Meeting

MSNT Executive Director Kathy Birkes and Associate Director Bianca Farr at the 2021 Annual Meeting Association of Trust Organizations with Bill Rankin of WERankin Interests and ATO President Stuart Allen of the Allen Trust Company. September 21, 2021

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42nd Annual MOKAN Trust and Financial Services Conference

Posted on Aug 26, 2021 in News

42nd Annual MOKAN Trust and Financial Services Conference

MSNT Trust Specialist II Randy Williamson and Dr. David Kohl, Professor Emeritus at Virginia Tech at the 42nd Annual MOKAN Trust and Financial Services Conference. The conference was held August 18, 19 and 20th in Kansas City, MO.  Dr. Kohl spoke on the Economic Mega Trends of the 2020’s.

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Happy Retirement Mary Lou Hughes

Posted on Jun 24, 2021 in News

Happy Retirement Mary Lou Hughes

Please join us in extending best wishes to Mary Lou Hughes, who is retiring from Midwest Special Needs Trust on July 31. Mary Lou has been an esteemed member of our organization for 9 years, and she will be greatly missed.  We have all benefited from her relationship building, commitment and courteous demeanor.  A private retirement celebration in her honor will be held prior to her departure.  Those who would like to send Mary Lou a note to wish her a wonderful retirement may do so by mailing a card to Midwest Special Needs Trust, PO Box 7629, Columbia, MO  65205 or through email at...

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Brooke Trammell joins Midwest Special Needs Trust

Posted on May 19, 2021 in News

Brooke Trammell joins Midwest Special Needs Trust

Brooke Trammell has joined Midwest Special Needs Trust as a Trust Specialist I! Brooke joined the Midwest Special Needs Trust team in April 2021 as Trust Specialist I. She completed her bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from Missouri State University in May of 2020. Throughout college and upon graduation Brooke worked in social media account management and in special event planning.  She looks forward to working with others on special needs trust administration and hopes to have a positive impact on the lives of MSNT’s life beneficiaries.  “Brooke joins us as the latest member of the...

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MSNT Earns Gold Status on GuideStar

Posted on May 11, 2021 in News

MSNT Earns Gold Status on GuideStar

Our Charitable grant program earned a 2021 Gold Seal of Transparency!  Annually 10 million donors look to GuideStar by Candid to review the mission, legitimacy, impact, reputation, finances, programs and leadership structure of nonprofit agencies. This compilation of information helps donors make informed decisions about which non-profit agencies they want to support.  GuideStar provides basic information derived from the IRS on the 2.2 million non-profit agencies currently in the US.  Each non-profit agency is invited to provide additional information to their GuideStar profile to...

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