MBU Trustees approve new faculty appointment, select auditing firm

Pillsbury Chapel and Dale Williams Fine Arts Center

Missouri Baptist University trustees approved the appointment of a new faculty member and the renewal of the University’s auditing firm at their regularly scheduled meeting May 22.

Jessie Stapleton was named Assistant Professor of Health and Sport Sciences. Stapleton is slated to complete her Doctorate of Philosophy in Health and Exercise Psychology from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario in December of 2014.

The Board re-selected BKD Accounting to perform the University’s annual audits and tax report preparations.

Trustees approved resolutions of appreciation for the Hermanns Family Foundation. The Foundation selected MBU to receive a $10,000 gift toward an endowed scholarship. Members of the President’s Club, which is comprised of donors who have given $1,000 or more to MBU in the last year, were also recognized.