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Donald P. Edinger, Gladstone, MO, appointed to the Missouri Family Trust Board of Trustees – Welcome!!

Posted on Mar 20, 2020 in News

Mr. Edinger is a retired senior executive and attorney with over 30 years of wealth management experience. He most recently served as Vice-President and Regional Director for Missouri, Kansas, and Indiana Personal Trust at BMO Harris Bank of Kansas City. Previously, he served as Senior Vice-President of the Trust Administration with Gold Trust Company. He is a member of the Missouri Bar Association and serves on the Estate Planning and Probate Administration Committee within the association. Mr. Edinger holds a Bachelor of Journalism and Juris Doctorate from the University of...

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Randy Williamson joins Midwest Special Needs Trust

Posted on Mar 10, 2020 in News

Randy Williamson joins Midwest Special Needs Trust

Randy Williamson has joined the team at Midwest Special Needs Trust as Operations Specialist! Randy Williamson thought he would end up in a Marketing or Media related field, but he found that a person’s professional path can vary before ultimately finding a position that provides the most enriching outcome. When Randy graduated from Columbia College with his BS in Business Administration and Marketing his path began to take shape. Throughout his college years, Randy enjoyed working with Special Olympics Missouri coaching and mentoring special needs athletes, an experience he found rewarding...

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2020 Missouri Oral Health Policy Conference

Posted on Mar 10, 2020 in News

2020 Missouri Oral Health Policy Conference

Associate Director Bianca Farr and Charitable Trust Specialist Heather Allen join Dr. Timothy Ricks, DMD, Assistant Surgeon General, Chief Dental Officer, U.S. Public Health Service and Gary Harbison, Executive Director for the Missouri Coalition for Oral Health at the 2020 Missouri Oral Health Policy Conference on March 5, 2020 in Jefferson City, Missouri. This event also included updates on the status and challenges of Missouri Oral Health and Community Health by Dr. John Dane, DDS, FAAHD, DABSCD, Missouri State Dental Director.

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Bianca Farr joins Midwest Special Needs Trust

Posted on Feb 21, 2020 in News

Bianca Farr joins Midwest Special Needs Trust

Bianca Farr has joined the team at Midwest Special Needs Trust as Associate Director! Bianca Farr has a passionate and long-standing history of serving individuals and families with disabilities. Bianca developed her skills in this area at the University of Missouri- Columbia graduating with a BA in Psychology and a Master’s in Social Work. After graduating Bianca focused on a career driven path to enhance the quality of life for people of all abilities. Bianca brings over 22 years in state government as a mental health professional including policy development for behavioral health...

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Brain Injury Association of MO 2019 Professional Conference

Posted on Dec 19, 2019 in News

Brain Injury Association of MO 2019 Professional Conference

IT Director Gabe Wilkerson and Brain Injury Association of Missouri Executive Director Maureen Cunningham at the BIA-MO 15th Annual Statewide Professional Conference held on October 3-5 in Merryville,...

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Is a Special Needs Trust Right for You?

Posted on Dec 11, 2019 in News, Slider

Is a Special Needs Trust Right for You?

2 Things to Know, 2 Things to Do When Considering a Special Needs Trust Learn the legal rights of people with special needs, their families and their caregivers before creating a trust. October was National Special Needs Law Month, which promoted awareness of the legal rights of people with special needs, their families and their caregivers — the perfect time to explore your options. Learn more about what to know and do if you’re considering a trust.  2 Things to Know 1. What is a special needs trust? Supplemental Security Income and Medicaid are important sources of support for individuals...

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