Missouri School for the Blind is operated by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), Dr. Roger Dorson, Interim 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
Superintendent Geoffrey Barney
William Runzo, Director
Business Operations is comprised of the Business Office, Food Service and Central Supply divisions.
Clinical, Ancillary and Residential Services
Marsha Bryant, Coordinator
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.
Carlie Lee, Director
The Community Relations Department publishes Connection, the quarterly newsletter, organizes special events, manages the Web site and coordinates volunteers and donations.
Joy Waddell, Assistant Superintendent
Karen Burkhead, Human Resources Analyst
Human Resources coordinates payroll, benefits and employment services.
Jane C. Herder, Director Outreach/Deafblind Project Director
Outreach Services includes the Missouri Deafblind 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.
Kevin Dalton, Physical Plant Supervisor II
314-776-4320, ext. 1125
Plant Maintenance is responsible for maintenance of the entire physical plant and reports to the Office of Administration, Jefferson City.