Missouri School for the Blind is operated by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), Dr. Margie Vandeven, Commissioner. The school is overseen by Dr. Stephen Barr, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Special Education, and on site governance is provided by Superintendent Geoffrey Barney.
Mailing Address: 3815 Magnolia Avenue St. Louis, MO 63110
Barbara Stramler, School System Analyst
Mr. Geoffrey Barney, Superintendent
Business Operations is comprised of the Business Office, Food Service and Central Supply divisions.
Regina Jennings, School System Analyst
William Runzo, Director
Clinical, Ancillary and Residential Services
Clinical, Ancillary and Residential Services operates the MSB Health Center and provides therapy services, as well as supervision and programming for resident students during after-school, evening and night hours.
Bailey Williams, School Office Assistant (day)
Residential Shared Line (evening & overnight)
The Community Relations Department publishes Mules Express, the quarterly newsletter, organizes special events, manages the Web site and coordinates volunteers and donations.
Carlie Lee, Facilitator
The Assistant Superintendent heads the Education Division, which operates MSB's centerbase program for students ages 5-21. For more information about MSB educational programming.
Andrea Stoffel, School Office Assistant
Telephone: 314-633- 3942
Joy Waddell, Assistant Superintendent
Human Resources coordinates payroll, benefits and employment services. View MSB job vacancies online.
Karen Burkhead, Human Resources Analyst
Outreach Services includes the Missouri Deaf-Blind Technical Assistance Project, Missouri Statewide Parent Involvement Network (MoSPIN), Missouri Instructional Resource Center (MIRC), Missouri School for the Blind Library Media Center (LMC), Outreach Vision Education and Orientation & Mobility Services, and professional development opportunities.
Maranda Calvin, School Office Assistant
Telephone: 314-633- 3961
Jane C. Herder, Director Outreach/Deaf-Blind Project Director
Physical Plant Maintenance is responsible for maintenance of the entire physical plant and reports to the Office of Administration, Jefferson City.
Steve Schlereth, Physical Plant Supervisor II
Charles David, Maintenance Supervisor I