OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The DSGO Board of Directors is comprised of individuals representing a cross-section of southwest Missouri residents. Meeting monthly, our board directs the organization’s operations, budget, staffing, membership, policies and procedures, programs, and fundraising activities.
Made up of area professionals, DSGO members, and the community at large. We are grateful for the timeless effort and energy these individuals devote to our cause!
DSGO Vice President
DSGO Board Member
Kevin Baker is the co-owner of two Nixa based business; Club Z! In-Home Tutoring and The Impact center for Enrichment. He has spent the majority of his 29 year career in business development and product marketing. He has a passion for education and helping individuals reach their true potential. In 2011, Kevin established Symbiotic Leadership, a company that trains groups on team-building, relationships and personal growth.
Kevin is the DSGO Vice-President and oversees the areas of Business and Community Outreach and Bylaws/Oversite. He also is co-Chairperson on the Family Nights, Christmas Party and Spring Family event committees.
Kevin serves as the Vice Chairman of the board for the Nixa Area Chamber of Commerce and also serves as the Vice President of the DSGO. He applies his experience and excellence to the Marketing and Vision planning committees. Kevin was drawn to the DSGO by his passion for education and his love for the individuals that we serve.
Kevin’s response to how he is supporting the mission of the DSGO is as follows;
“I am a firm believer in acceptance and learning. Every person has a right to learn and be accepted not matter if they have a disability or not.”
DSGO Board Member
Executive Director for Down Syndrome Group of the Ozarks