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NRA & MRA Membership

When you join the National Rehabilitation Association a benefit of membership includes state and regional privileges.  Membership provides networking opportunities with other professionals in the field of vocational rehabilitation. Membership also provides connections with local and state service providers and linkages to updates and training opportunities within the field.

Downloadable Membership Form

Membership Form Picture

Missouri Rehabilitation Association

MRA Committee Chairs

  • AUDITING - Vacant
  • BYLAWS / PARLIAMENTARIAN - Kelly Cook, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • MEMBERSHIP - Cathy Kocian, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • NEWS LETTER - Vacant
  • CONFERENCE - Kelly Cook, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Great Plains Chapter Representative - Barbara Myers, Career Consulting, Inc.

MRA State Board of Directors

  • PRESIDENT - Kelly Cook, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PRESIDENT-ELECT - Chris Clause, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PAST PRESIDENT - Starla Starke, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • SECRETARY - Jennifer Kincaid, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • TREASURER - Therese Johnston, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • BOARD MEMBER: AWARDS / NEWSLETTER - Kim Gee, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • BOARD MEMBER: MEMBERSHIP: Cathy Kocian, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • BOARD MEMBER: CONSUMER MARKETING ¬†- Elizabeth Perkins, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • BOARD MEMBER: LEGISLATIVE - Position currently open.
  • EASTERN CHAPTER BOARD MEMBER: Lesa Barber, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • HEART OF MISSOURI CHAPTER BOARD MEMBER: Sheryl Toole-Bowles, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • KANSAS CITY CHAPTER BOARD MEMBER: Mike Cubon, Ability KC
  • SOUTHWEST CHAPTER BOARD MEMBER: Heather DeLuce, Vocational Rehabilitation

Local Chapters

Kansas City

Executive Board:

  • PRESIDENT: Mike Cubon, Ability KC
  • PRESIDENT ELECT: Katrina Huckabay, Community Services League
  • PAST PRESIDENT: Patsy Seele, Diversity Placement Services
  • SECRETARY: Diana Eakright, Community Services League
  • TREASURER: Stacy Truitt, Truman Medical Center

Board Members:

  • PUBLIC RELATIONS: Wendy Moore, Truman Medical Center
  • LEGISLATIVE: Cathy Kocian, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • MEMBERSHIP: Tamika Bables, Truman Medical Center
  • NETWORKING: Paula Laney, Truman Medical Center
  • BYLAWS: Janie Pitt, Retired
  • MAX PRINCE FUND: Pam Schleif, Retired

Eastern Missouri

Executive Board:

  • PRESIDENT: Lesa Barber, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PRESIDENT ELECT: Open Position
  • PAST PRESIDENT: Michael Kiener, Maryville University
  • SECRETARY: Kate Treat, MERS Goodwill
  • TREASURER: Kim Gee, Vocational Rehabilitation

Board Members:

  • NETWORKING: Tom Hutson, St. Louis ARC
  • CONSUMER MARKETING: Marisa Hiatt, MERS Goodwill
  • EDUCATION: Ashley Wakin, MERS Goodwill
  • ADVOCACY & AWARENESS: Open Position
  • BOARD MEMBER AT LARGE: Sarah Diehl, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • BOARD MEMBER AT LARGE: Mike Cockson, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • BOARD MEMBER AT LARGE: Jessica Davis, Boone Center, Inc.
  • BOARD MEMBER AT LARGE: Kim Marx, Center for Specialized Services.

Heart of Missouri

Executive Board:

  • PRESIDENT: Sheryl Toole-Bowles, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PAST PRESIDENT: Starla Starke, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PRESIDENT ELECT: Ashley Mullins, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • TREASURER: Open Position
  • SECRETARY: Luke Daily, Vocational Rehabilitation

Southwest Missouri

Executive Board:

  • PRESIDENT: Heather DeLuce, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PAST PRESIDENT: Mary Jenkins, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PRESIDENT ELECT: Erica King, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • TREASURER: Kristin Snyder, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • SECRETARY: Jill Roetto, Vocational Rehabilitation

Board Members:

  • AWARDS/PUBLIC RELATIONS: Nikki Skinnier, Preferred Employment Services
  • BOARD MEMBER - LEGISLATIVE: Jennifer Kincaid, Vocational Rehabilitation
  • CONSUMER MARKETING: Amanda Line, Arc of the Ozarks; Amy Johnson, MERS Goodwill