Contact the Missouri Beef Industry Council

2306 Bluff Creek Drive

Columbia, MO 65201

Phone: 573-817-0899

Fax: 573-817-0889



Mark Russell

Executive Director 

  • Program and Budget Planning
  • Producer Communications
  • Industry Relations and Research 
  • Administration

Email Mark 


Taylor Tuttle

Director of Education & Marketing 

  • Beef in the Classroom
  • Digital and Traditional Marketing 
  • Producer Communications
  • Team Beef/Beef Promotion Grants 

Email Taylor 

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Mary Scott

Director of Consumer Affairs

  • Retail
  • Foodservice
  • Influencer Outreach 
  • Consumer Outreach 

Email Mary 

Barb Reynolds

Barb Reynolds

Administrative Coordinator

  • Office Support 
  • Buyer Card Requests
  • Metal Sign Orders
  • Producer Communications 

Email Barb 


Elected Board Members

Region 1

Glen Waters-Chairman

Norborne, Missouri 

Region 1

James Daniels

Mendon, Missouri 

Region 2

Nathan Martin-Treasurer

Centralia, Missouri 

Region 2

Chuck Massengill

California, Missouri 

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Region 3

Janet Crow

West Plains, Missouri 

Region 3

Jarrod Simpson

Salem, Missouri 

Region 4

Brian Worthington

Dadeville, Missouri 

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Region 4

Mark Harmon

Carthage, Missouri 

At Large Director

Charles Bassett-Vice Chairman 

Dixon, Missouri 

Appointed Members

Photo Courtesy of Missouri Beef Cattleman

MCA Past-President

Keith Stevens


Missouri Dairy

Craig Westfall

LMA Representative


Jennifer Wright 

Ex-Officio Members 

Director Chris Chinn, Missouri Department of Agriculture 

Steve Williams, Missouri Association of Meat Processors

Tammy Bartholomew, Cattlemen's Beef Board

David Hutsell, Cattlemen's Beef Board

Leon Kreisler, Cattlemen's Beef Board

Bill McLaren, Cattlemen's Beef Board 

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