Ozark Mountain Section

The Ozark Mountain Section consists of the following 28 counties: Barton, Barry, Camden, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Howell, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, McDonald, Miller, Newton, Ozark, Phelps, Polk, Pulski, St. Clair, Stone, Taney, Texas, Vernon, Webster, and Wright.

If your address of record with National APA is within one of the 28 counties, then you are automatically an Ozark Mountain Section member. If you are not currently a member and would like to be a section only member, click here


The OMS Section By-law Committee has reviewed the existing section by-laws and has proposed some amendments. Most of the changes are to align more with the Missouri Chapter by-laws. 

OMS By-laws Edits Clean

OMS By-laws Track Changes


Officer Name Position Contact Information
Alana Owen, AICP President aowen@springfieldmo.gov
Ronda Burnett Vice-President ronda.burnett@mdc.mo.gov
Joel Binkely Secretary JBinkley@greenecountymo.gov
Megan Clark Treasurer MeganClark@MissouriState.edu
Brendan Griesemer, AICP Professional Development Officer bkgriese@springfieldmo.gov
Rajinder Jutla Member At-Large RajinderJutla@MissouriState.edu
Erica Scott Student Representative Erica678@live.missouristate.edu

The Ozark Mountain Section hosts quarterly luncheons for members to network and learn about issues currently facing their communities. 

Dates for 2018 luncheons are below:

April 11, 2018

June 13, 2018

August 8, 2018

October 19, 2018

December Holiday Social -December 12

Current APA OMS By-laws