About The Division
Missouri Division of Tourism

Missouri Tourism Commission

The Missouri Tourism Commission elects a chair and meets at least four times in a calendar year at the call of the chair to determine all matters relating to policy and administration of tourism promotion, thus creating jobs, additional payroll, tax revenue, and economic development for the State of Missouri.

Commission meeting agendas and minutes from previous meetings are available by contacting Amanda.Long@ded.mo.gov.

Current members of the Missouri Tourism Commission are:

  • Scott Hovis, Jefferson City, Chairman
  • Jay Wasson, Nixa, Vice-chair
  • Lt. Governor Mike Kehoe, Jefferson City
  • Sen. David Sater, R-Cassville
  • Sen. Gina Walsh, D-St. Louis
  • Rep. 
  • Rep. Pat Conway, D-St. Joseph
  • David Corley, St. Louis
  • Kurt Witzel, St. Louis