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Dan PattersonDan Patterson Prosecuting Attorney DPatterson@greenecountymo.gov
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Dan has had the privilege of serving the citizens of Greene County as the elected prosecutor or as an assistant prosecutor since 1996. Prior to his election in 2010, Dan served as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, as First Assistant leading the Major Crimes Unit, and as Chief Assistant responsible for day-to-day operations of the office. Dan began his career as a prosecutor prosecuting sexual assaults and child abuse and has since tried numerous cases from traffic offenses to homicides. Dan also served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney under the Project Safe Neighborhoods program.

Dan retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from the Missouri Army National Guard in 2017. Dan deployed with his Missouri National Guard units twice: first, with the 135th Field Artillery Brigade, in support of the homeland defense mission Operation Noble Eagle and, most recently, as the Deputy Command Judge Advocate for Multi-National Task Force East, Kosovo Forces 10. Dan is a graduate of the Infantry Officer Basic Course, the Judge Advocate General's Corps Advanced Course and the Command & General Staff College. Dan's military decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, and the Army Achievement Medal.

Dan is a graduate of Leadership Springfield class XXVII.  He is a member of the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association and serves on the Bench and Bar Committee. In 2013, Dan was appointed to serve on the Missouri Task Force on Children’s Justice and serves as co-chair. Dan also serves our community as the chair of the Community Partnership of the Ozarks Child Abuse and Neglect Collaborative, the chair of the Child Advocacy Center Stakeholder’s Committee and as a member of Ozarks Fighting Back and the DWI Task Force.  Dan has also served on the Victim Center Board and the Harmony House Board.  Dan is a POST certified instructor and enjoys teaching at Springfield Police Department Academy. Dan also serves on the Missouri Attorney General’s Human Trafficking Task Force.  Dan is active in the Springfield Sunrise Rotary Club and enjoys teaching in the club's volunteer Character Education program at Wilson's Creek School. Dan attends Christ Episcopal Church with his family. Dan is an Eagle Scout.

Dan is a 1986 graduate of Springfield's Kickapoo High School. He completed his undergraduate degree majoring in Business Administration at Oklahoma State University in 1990 and obtained his law degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 1993, graduating Cum Laude. While attending law school, Dan was a member of and served on the editorial board of the Missouri Law Review.

Todd MyersTodd Myers Chief Assistant TMyers@greenecountymo.gov
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In 2011, Todd was promoted to Chief Assistant by Dan Patterson. In this capacity, he is responsible for supervising the daily operations of the office in addition to handling homicide cases. This promotion was a natural progression for Todd as a career prosecutor. Todd began his career as an Assistant City Prosecutor in Wichita, Kansas. In Wichita, Todd primarily prosecuted DUI offenses. When he joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in January 1999, Todd was assigned Greene County's DWI cases. During the time Todd was the primary attorney handling DWI cases, Mother's Against Drunk Drivers recognized the Greene County Prosecutor's Office for having the highest DWI conviction rate in the state. In 2001, Todd was promoted to the position of Senior Assistant in the Major Crimes Unit. In 2005, as part of the federal program, Project Safe Neighborhoods, Todd was designated a Special Assistant United States Attorney to handle federal firearms violations in Greene County. In 2008, Todd was promoted to the position of First Assistant in the Major Crime Unit. During his time in the Major Crimes Unit, Todd tried numerous jury trials including some of Greene County's highest profile cases.These trials included homicides, manslaughters, assaults, robberies, and other dangerous offenses. Also in 2008, Todd was given the additional responsibility of being the Acting Chief Assistant while Dan Patterson was deployed on active duty.

Todd graduated Magna Cum Laude from Evangel College (now University) in May 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government. Todd received his law degree from the University of Kansas in 1997. While in law school Todd was the Publications Editor of the Journal of Law and Public Policy. Todd is currently a member of the DWI Task Force, the Drug Endangered Children Task Force, and a member of the Gang and Youth Violence Task Force. In 2010, Todd was a member of the Springfield Public Safety Commission. Also in 2010, Todd was named an "Up & Coming Attorney" by Missouri Lawyers Weekly which recognized the top attorneys under 40 in the State.

In addition to his official duties Todd has been an adjunct professor at Evangel University and is a certified instructor at the Springfield Police Academy and the Missouri POST certified law enforcement officer certification classes.

Jonathan BarkerJonathan Barker Property-Fraud - First Assistant Prosecuting Attorney JBarker@greenecountymo.gov
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Jonathan joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in February 2007 as a member of the General Crimes Unit where he prosecuted property and traffic offenses, and worked within the Restorative Justice Program. Later in 2007 Jonathan was assigned to the Person’s Unit where he became a Senior Assistant Prosecutor in 2010, and was responsible for prosecuting assaults, domestic assaults, weapons offenses, and crimes against children, including sexual assault and forcible rape.

After leaving the office for private practice in 2012, Jonathan returned in 2014 as a Senior Assistant Prosecutor in the Major Crimes Unit where he prosecuted assaults, robberies, homicides, and other dangerous offenses. Jonathan was promoted to the position of First Assistant in the Property-Fraud Unit in 2016, where he supervises the Property-Fraud Senior Assistant Prosecutors, and prosecutes property and fraud offenses included burglary, forgery, stealing, trafficking in stolen identities, and other felonies.

Jonathan graduated Summa Cum Laude from Weber State University 2002, with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and an emphasis in Criminal Law. He received his law degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law in 2006, where he was a published member of the Law Review.  Jonathan was admitted to the Missouri Bar in 2006.

Nathan ChapmanNathan Chapman Special Victims - First Assistant Prosecuting Attorney NChapman@greenecountymo.gov
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Nathan joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office as a Senior Assistant in October of 2012. Nathan received his undergraduate degree from the University of Denver, majoring in psychology and sociology. While in college Nathan was a member of the Men's Swimming and Diving team and voted team captain his senior year. He received his Juris Doctorate from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2008. Upon graduation, Nathan worked for the Johnson County Prosecutor's Office. There he handled felony cases including murder, sexual assault, crimes against children, drug trafficking, and driving while intoxicated. Since joining the office Nathan has been a member of the Persons Unit prosecuting physical and sexual abuse against children, adult sexual abuse, domestic assaults, and child pornography. 

Dawn DielDawn Diel Property-Fraud - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney DDiel@greenecountymo.gov
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Dawn joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in December of 2012. In 2005, she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from Saint Louis University. Dawn received a Master of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Missouri St. Louis in 2008. In 2012, Dawn received her Juris Doctorate degree from Washington University in St. Louis. During law school, Dawn was an editor on Washington University's Journal of Law and Policy and co-founded Washington University's Criminal Law Society. Dawn completed internships at the Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, the St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office, and the St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney's Office while in law school and a clinic at the Missouri State Public Defender's Office in St. Louis County. Dawn currently prosecutes drug offenses and is the prosecutor's liaison to drug court. 

Lara ForsLara Fors Child Support - First Assistant Prosecutor LFors@greenecountymo.gov
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Lara currently serves as the First Assistant in the Child Support Unit of the Greene County Prosecuting Attorney's Office in Springfield, MO when she rejoined the office in July 2011. Between serving in Greene County, Lara served as Deputy Director of the Missouri Family Support Division--Child Support Enforcement from January 2010 through June 2011. She has also served as an assistant prosecuting attorney for the Missouri counties of Jackson in Kansas City from June 1994-July 1998 and Greene in Springfield from February 1999 - January 2010. She is a current member of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of ERICSA. She served on the Board of Directors of the Missouri Child Support Enforcement Association from 2003-2004 and again 2006-2008, serving as President in 2007.

Lara received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, Business Administration and German from Central Methodist College, now Central Methodist University, Fayette, Missouri, in 1992, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 1995. She is a member of both the Missouri and Kansas state Bars. 

Philip FuhrmanPhilip Fuhrman Major Crimes - First Assistant Prosecuting Attorney PFuhrman@greenecountymo.gov
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Philip joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in August of 2009. He received his undergraduate degree from William Jewell College, majoring in Political Science. Philip received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law in 2009. Philip first worked for the Greene County Prosecutor's Office as a Rule 13 intern during the summer of 2008. Upon graduation, he returned to our office first working as a prosecutor in the General Crimes Unit and then in the Person's Unit. In 2012, he was promoted to Senior Assistant in the General Crimes Unit where he focused on prosecuting felony crimes and assisting in training our new prosecutors. In 2013, Philip was assigned to the Major Crime Unit. Philip specialized in handling involuntary manslaughter cases in which the defendant was driving under the influence of alcohol or was otherwise reckless. Currently, Philip prosecutes homicides, assaults, and robberies.

Joshua HarrelJoshua Harrel Major Crimes - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney JHarrel@greenecountymo.gov
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Josh joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2016.  Prior to joining the Office, Josh worked as an Assistant Attorney General with the Missouri Attorney General’s Office for 10 years.  He spent his last 6 years with the Attorney General’s Office working primarily as a Special Prosecutor on felony cases, including several homicides, throughout the southern half of Missouri.  Josh graduated summa cum laude from College of the Ozarks with a degree in Administration of Justice in 2002.  He received his juris doctorate, cum laude, from Washington University School of Law in 2006.  He currently focuses on assault, robbery, and burglary prosecutions. 

John HerriesJohn Herries Property-Fraud - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney JHerries@greenecountymo.gov
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John joined the Greene County Prosecuting Attorney's Office in August of 2014. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri-St. Louis, majoring in Political Science. In 2014, John received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri School of Law. In law school, John was on MU's mock trial team and was elected president of the Criminal Law Association. John has interned with the St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office, the Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, and participated in MU's Criminal Prosecution Clinic with the Boone County Prosecuting Attorney's Office. 

Zachary McFarlandZachary McFarland Major Crimes - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney ZMcfarland@greenecountymo.gov
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Zack graduated Summa Cum Laude in the Honors College from Southwest Missouri State University (now Missouri State University), double majoring in Criminology and Sociology. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law in May 2008. Zack joined the Warrant Unit in the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in November of 2012, reviewing felony and misdemeanor cases submitted by law enforcement, preparing investigative subpoenas, and reviewing search warrant applications. In 2013, he moved to the General Crimes Unit where he focused on prosecuting driving while intoxicated offenses, minors in possession of alcohol, domestic violence, and Missouri Department of Revenue administrative license refusal hearings. In 2015, Zack was assigned to represent the Prosecutor’s Office in the Greene County Drug and Intensive Supervision Treatment Courts. Also in 2015, Zack was promoted to Senior Assistant in the Major Crimes Unit and assigned to handle a drug distribution, manufacturing, and trafficking caseload.

James MiaoJames Miao Property-Fraud - Senior Assistant Prosecutor Attorney JMiao@greenecountymo.gov
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James joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in August of 2014. He received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California. James received his Juris Doctorate from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis. During law school, James served as the captain of the Trial Advocacy team at Washington University. James also completed internships at the Orange County District Attorney's Office as well as the Missouri State Public Defender's Office in St. Louis County. 

Brian NealBrian Neal Child Support - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney BNeal@greenecountymo.gov
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Brian joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in January 2007, and is from Springfield, Missouri. He received a B.A. in History from Missouri State University in Springfield, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Brian graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 2006. 

Kim PulleyKim Pulley Child Support - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney KPulley@greenecountymo.gov
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Kim joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in February of 2016.  She received her B.S. in Psychology, Sociology, and Criminal Justice from Drury University in 2005.  Kim graduated from St. Louis University School of Law in 2010.

Emily ShookEmily Shook Major Crimes - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney EShook@greenecountymo.gov
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Emily first joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2007. In 2012, she left to work in private civil practice, where she defended municipalities and government officials in federal civil litigation. In August of 2015, she returned to the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office. She received her undergraduate degree from Drury University, majoring in Public Relations and Advertising. Emily received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Prior to becoming a licensed attorney, Emily worked in our office as a Rule 13 intern and also with the Missouri Attorney General’s Office. Upon her return to our office after graduation, she began in the General Crimes Unit, where she focused on traffic prosecution and bad checks. She was then assigned to the Warrants Unit, and later to the Persons Unit. While in Persons, she prosecuted domestic assault cases and vehicular crimes resulting in physical injury to victims. In 2010, Emily moved to the Major Crimes Unit, where she prosecuted robbery and assault cases, as well as serious vehicular crimes. At present, Emily prosecutes robberies, assaults, homicides, and serious vehicular matters. She also has a special assignment working with the Prosecuting Attorney on measures designed to address overcrowding at the Greene County Jail.

Erin StubblefieldErin Stubblefield Child Support - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney EStubblefield@greenecountymo.gov
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Erin joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in January 2008. She received her undergraduate and master's degrees from the University of Missouri-Columbia, majoring in Accounting. Erin graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 2007. 

Ashley TwibellAshley Twibell Property-Fraud - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney ATwibell@greenecountymo.gov
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Ashley Twibell joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in February of 2014. Ashley is originally from Kansas City and received her undergraduate degree from The University of Kansas. In 2012, Ashley received her Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. Prior to joining the Prosecutor’s office, Ashley worked at Legal Services of Southern Missouri here in Springfield. There, she primarily focused on family law cases and worked with the juvenile unit representing parents in abuse and neglect cases in Greene County. She also assisted with the Domestic Violence unit, aiding clients with obtaining orders of protection. Recently, Ashley was promoted to Senior Assistant in the Property/Fraud Unit. Prior to receiving this promotion, Ashley worked with the General Crimes Unit, where she managed various Associate Circuit Court Dockets and was the designated APA for all Greene County Traffic Bureau and Bad Check cases.

Stephanie WanStephanie Wan General Crimes - First Assistant Prosecuting Attorney SWan@greenecountymo.gov
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Stephanie joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in August of 2007. Stephanie received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Vanderbilt University, majoring in Women's Studies and English – Comparative Literature. She received her Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2006. Upon graduation, Stephanie worked for the Missouri Attorney General's Office as Assistant Attorney General in the Criminal Division. There she handled criminal cases on appeal writing appellate briefs and making oral arguments before the Court of Appeals for both the Eastern District and Southern District of Missouri.

Stephanie began her career in the Persons Unit. Stephanie was promoted to Senior Assistant in 2011 and then to First Assistant of the Persons Unit in 2013. As a Persons Unit prosecutor, Stephanie handled child homicides, physical and sexual abuse of children, and physical and sexual abuse of adults. In May 2014, Stephanie became the First Assistant of the General Crimes Unit. In this position, she supervises and trains the General Crimes Attorneys while still prosecuting child homicides, child abuse, and sex cases.

In addition to her official duties, Stephanie is also a certified instructor at the Springfield Police Academy and is also responsible, specifically, for teaching "Evidence-Based: Investigating and Prosecuting Domestic Violence Cases Without the Victim" to the Springfield Police Department Academy and the Drury Law Enforcement Academy. Stephanie also is a per course instructor at Missouri State University and teaches “Forensic Psychology: Child Abuse and the Law.”  Stephanie is one of twelve attorneys from the state selected to participate in the Missouri Bar Leadership Academy for the 2013-2014 academy class. In May 2014, she was appointed to serve on The Missouri Bar's Joint Commission on Women in the Profession.  In October 2016, Stephanie was named one of Missouri Lawyer’s Weekly’s Up & Coming Attorneys of 2016.  In 2017, she was selected to be a member of Leadership Springfield Class 33.  Currently, Stephanie is on the Board of Directors for Leadership Springfield and the Springfield Police Foundation board. 

Joseph WrightJoseph Wright Major Crimes - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney JMWright@greenecountymo.gov
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Joe joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in January of 2014. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from the University of Oklahoma in 2007. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2011. While in law school, Joe served as the Mediation Director on the Board of Advocates. He also completed internships with the St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office and the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Eastern District of Missouri. After law school, Joe served as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Callaway County, Missouri from 2012 to 2014. While there he handled traffic, white collar and property offenses. Joe was promoted to Senior Assistant in May of 2014, and now handles felony property, white collar and weapons offenses. In February of 2016 Joe was promoted to the Major Crimes Unit and assigned to handle assaults, robberies, and arson cases.

Kaitlin AubuchonKaitlin Aubuchon General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney KAubuchon@greenecountymo.gov
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Katie joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2018.  She received a B.A. in Legal Studies from Webster University in St. Louis in 2014, where she played soccer for four years. She received her Juris Doctor from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2018 where she also received a concentration in criminal litigation.  While attending law school, Katie served as an Auction Chair for SLU’s Public Interest Law Group Auction.  Proceeds from the auction benefit dozens of law students who choose to work for organizations that serve the underrepresented or increase access to justice and legal services.  She has completed internships at Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and St. Charles Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. 

Cameron BeaverCameron Beaver General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney CBeaver@greenecountymo.gov
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Cameron joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in July of 2018.  He received a B.S. in Marketing and Management from Missouri Southern State University in 2012, where he played baseball for four years.  He then received his Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2015.  While in law school, Cameron served as an Associate Editor on the Missouri Law Review.  After graduating law school, Cameron completed clerkships for the Honorable Matt J. Whitworth and the Honorable Willie J. Epps, Jr., on the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri.

Nicholas BergeonNicholas Bergeon General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney NBergeon@greenecountymo.gov
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Nick joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in September of 2015. He graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in History and Political Science.  He received his Juris Doctor cum laude from Washington University School of Law in 2015.  While in law school, Nick interned at the Criminal Litigation division of the Wisconsin Department of Justice and completed a student-practice externship at the St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office.

Joseph BlissJoseph Bliss General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney JBliss@greenecountymo.gov
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Joe joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2018. He graduated from Westminster College in 2015 with a Major in Spanish and a Minor in Anthropology and Sociology. He then received his Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri-School of Law in 2018. While in law school, Joe worked his first summer as a legal intern with the Audrain County Prosecutor’s Office before working as a law clerk during the remainder of his time at law school at the firm of Jones, Schneider, and Stevens LLC in Columbia, Missouri, helping with both criminal and civil cases.

John BoyerJohn Boyer General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney JBoyer@greenecountymo.gov
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John joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2018. He served in the United States Army for ten years in various assignments, including deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, and received a B.S. in Criminal Justice with honors from Ashworth College while on active duty. After leaving the military, John attended Washington University School of Law and earned his Juris Doctor in 2018. During law school, he competed on the moot court team, winning the 2017 – John R. Brown National Moot Court Competition. John also completed internships at the United States Attorney’s Office, the Washington University Appellate Advocacy Clinic, the St. Louis County Prosecutor’s Office, and the St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office.

Cheri CobbCheri Cobb Child Support - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney CCobb@greenecountymo.gov
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Cheri joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in December of 2016.  She received her B.A. in Criminology with a minor in Sociology from Drury College (now University) in 1996. Cheri graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 1999.

Cheri currently serves as Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in the Child Support Unit of the Greene County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office in Springfield, MO covering Christian and Taney Counties.  She previously served as Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Christian County, Missouri from February 2015 until November 2016, as Part-Time Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Webster County, Missouri from September 2011 - December 2015, and as a contract Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for the City of Springfield, Missouri from 2001 – 2006.  She owned and operated her own law practice from 2005 to 2015.

Darren DoddDarren Dodd General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney DDodd@greenecountymo.gov
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Darren joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in January of 2017. He received his undergraduate degree from Lindenwood University in 2012. Darren started law school at the University of San Francisco. He transferred schools after his first year and received his Juris Doctor from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2016. While in law school, Darren completed an internship with the Saint Louis County Prosecutor’s Office.

Sarah DonelanSarah Donelan Special Victims - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney SDonelan@greenecountymo.gov
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Sarah Donelan joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in January of 2016. She received her undergraduate degree from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. In 2010, Sarah received her Juris Doctor and Master of Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis. During law school, Sarah completed internships with the United Nations Inter-Agency Project on Human Trafficking in Thailand and with the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.  From 2010 to 2012, Sarah clerked for the Honorable William W. Francis, Jr. at the Missouri Court of Appeals, Southern District.  Prior to joining our office, Sarah worked at Legal Services of Southern Missouri as the Managing Attorney of the Family Law Unit.  She represented victims of domestic violence in a variety of areas including family law, orders of protection, and immigration.

Elizabeth FaxElizabeth Fax Special Victims - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney EFax@greenecountymo.gov
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Elizabeth joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2015. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri in 2008. In 2015, Elizabeth received a Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law. While in law school, Elizabeth was a member of the National Moot Court team, the Trial Advocacy team, and the Journal of Dispute Resolution. During her last year of law school, Elizabeth served as Chair of the Board of Advocates. Elizabeth was named to the Order of Barristers, which recognizes students who excel in oral and written advocacy and professionalism. Elizabeth also completed internships at the Federal Public Defender in Jefferson City, the Missouri Attorney General’s Office, and a private civil firm in Columbia.

Conner HarrisConner Harris General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney CHarris@greenecountymo.gov
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Conner began working for the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2018. Conner graduated cum laude from Truman State University in 2014 with a degree in Political Science. He went on to receive his Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2018. While in law school, Conner served as an Associate Managing Editor on the Missouri Law Review. He also participated in the Criminal Prosecution Clinic where he represented the State in criminal matters in Boone County, Missouri.  He has also served as an intern with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Missouri.

Jenna HomeyerJenna Homeyer General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney JHomeyer@greenecountymo.gov
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Jenna joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August 2017. She graduated from Truman State University in 2012 with an undergraduate degree in philosophy and religion and minors in history and sociology. She then graduated from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2017, where she earned a Juris Doctor with the distinction of Order of the Barristers. In law school, Jenna competed on the school’s moot court and negotiation teams and was a member of the Journal of Dispute Resolution. Jenna also completed internships at the Dent County and Cole County Prosecutor’s Office and at the Missouri Attorney General’s Office in their criminal appeals division.

Amanda JohnsonAmanda Johnson General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney AJohnson@greenecountymo.gov
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Amanda joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in March of 2018.  Amanda received a B.A. in Journalism and a B.A.Ed. in Secondary English Education from the University of Arizona in 2011.  She then received her Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2014.  While in law school, Amanda served as the Managing Editor of the Missouri Law Review.  After graduating law school, Amanda completed a two-year clerkship for the Honorable Paul C. Wilson at the Supreme Court of Missouri.  Prior to joining the prosecutor’s office, Amanda was a civil attorney in St. Louis, practicing in the areas of business litigation, product liability, mass tort, and appellate services.

Morgan KirkpatrickMorgan Kirkpatrick General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney MKirkpatrick@greenecountymo.gov
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Morgan joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August 2018. She graduated from the University of Missouri in 2015 with a dual degree in Communication and Anthropology. She went on to receive her Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2018, where she also completed a concentration in Dispute Resolution. While in law school, Morgan travelled to South Africa where she studied criminal justice systems. She worked as a law clerk for a private law firm that focused on workers’ compensation and personal injury in Columbia, Missouri, and she participated in the Criminal Prosecution Clinic and the Innocence Clinic.

Dara LindsayDara Lindsay General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney DLindsay@greenecountymo.gov
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Dara joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in January of 2017.  She received her undergraduate degree from Missouri State University with a degree in Business Administration and Psychology.  She then received her Juris Doctor with honors from Drake University Law School where she also earned a Criminal Law Certificate.  During law school, Dara interned at the United States Attorney’s Office, Polk County Prosecutor’s Office, and Drake Legal Criminal Defense Clinic.  She received the Academic Achievement Award for Criminal Motions Practicum, and she was also a member of Drake’s mock trial and negotiations team.  Prior to joining this office, Dara worked at the Missouri State Public Defender’s Office in St. Louis County defending indigent clients.  

Scott LucyScott Lucy Major Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney SLucy@greenecountymo.gov
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Scott Lucy joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in March of 2016. Scott was born and raised in Springfield, MO and in 2011 received his Bachelor of Science degree cum laude in Political Science from Missouri State University. In 2014, Scott received his Juris Doctor from the University of Dayton School of Law. During law school, Scott completed an internship where he clerked for the Honorable Mary E. Donovan, at the Ohio Second District Court of Appeals, as well as working for two private law firms in the Dayton area. Prior to joining our office, Scott worked for the Missouri State Public Defender’s Office, primarily working in Ripley County, MO.

John McCaskillJohn McCaskill General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney JMcCaskill@greenecountymo.gov
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John joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2018. He received a B.A. in English from Rockhurst University in Kansas City in 2015. He then received a Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2018. While in law school, he worked at the United States Attorney’s Office – Western District and the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office, and participated in both the Family Violence and Prosecution Clinics at the University of Missouri School of Law.

Rachel MorganRachel Morgan General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney RMorgan@greenecountymo.gov
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Rachel joined the Greene County Prosecutor's Office in June of 2017. She earned her undergraduate degree from the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. Upon graduation Rachel received a commission as an Officer in the United States Army. She served for six and a half years as a Military Police Officer in various assignments, including a deployment to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from 2009-2010. Although no longer in the Army full-time, Rachel continues to serve in the Army Reserves.  In August 2013 Rachel left the active duty military to attend the University of North Carolina School of Law, where she served as the 3L Class President. While in law school Rachel interned at the Wake County District Attorney’s Office in Raleigh, North Carolina. She also worked as a student practitioner in the Domestic Violence Clinic during her 3L year of law school.

Mel MyearsMel Myears Special Victims - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney MMyears@greenecountymo.gov
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Mel joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in June of 2015. In 2009, Mel graduated Cum Laude with an Honors College certificate from the University of Missouri, majoring in Journalism with minors in Spanish and Business. She received her Juris Doctor and Certificate of Dispute Resolution from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2012. In law school, Mel was the Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Dispute Resolution. Upon graduation, Mel worked as an associate attorney for a local general practice law firm. There she practiced civil litigation, criminal defense, and also served as the Bolivar Municipal Prosecutor.

Dakota ParisDakota Paris General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney DParis@greenecountymo.gov
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Dakota joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2018. He graduated magna cum laude with honors from Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri with a B.S. in Business Management. He then graduated cum laude from the University of Missouri at Kansas City with a Juris Doctor and an emphasis in Advocacy. During law school, Dakota competed on the school’s mock trial team, was an editor of the UMKC Law Review, the Chief Prosecutor of the law school’s honor court, and received the Latshaw Award for excellence in criminal law studies. Dakota also completed an internship with the Jackson County, Missouri Prosecutor’s Office prior to clerking for a private, criminal defense law firm in Kansas City, Missouri.

Paul RebarPaul Rebar General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney PRebar@greenecountymo.gov
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Paul Rebar began working for the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2016. He previously served as an intern with the St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Paul graduated cum laude from Truman State University in 2013 with a dual degree in English and Communication. He went on to receive his Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2016 where he also completed a concentration in criminal justice. While in law school, Paul served on the executive board of Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity. He also participated in the Landlord/Tenant clinic where he represented indigent clients in civil housing matters.

Dane RennierDane Rennier Special Victims - Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney DRennier@greenecountymo.gov
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Dane started working at the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in January of 2015.  He graduated from the University of Missouri in 2009 with a degree in theatre with an emphasis in performance.  He received his Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2013, graduating Order of the Barrister.  While in law school Dane served as the Chairman of the Board of Advocates as well as captaining and coaching multiple mock trial teams.  During law school Dane worked for a solo attorney who focused on bankruptcy and criminal law and interned with the Jefferson City Municipal Prosecutor.  Dane is licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois as well.

Derek SmithDerek Smith General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney DSmith@greenecountymo.gov
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Derek joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2018. Derek received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Missouri – Columbia in 2010 where he also received his Juris Doctor with a concentration in criminal law. While in law school, Derek was a member of the law school’s moot court team. During his 2L year, he interned with the Missouri State Public Defender’s Office. He also participated in the Criminal Prosecution Clinic and the Veteran’s Clinic where he assisted veterans with their appeals to receive service connected disability benefits.

Syd TippieSyd Tippie General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney STippie@greenecountymo.gov
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Syd joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in January of 2017. He graduated from Pittsburg State in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Psychology with an emphasis in legal issues. He then graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law in 2016, where he earned a Juris Doctor. While in law school, Syd served as an Associate Justice of the Board of Barristers, was a member of the Trial Advocacy team and participated in UMKC’s Criminal Prosecution Clinic with the Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.

Megan VincentMegan Vincent General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney MVincent@greenecountymo.gov
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Megan joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in August 2018. She graduated from Truman State University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and a minor in Justice Systems. She received her Juris Doctor with a concentration in Criminal Justice from University of Missouri School of Law in 2018. During law school, Megan interned with Missouri Office of Prosecuting Attorneys and worked as a law clerk for both Cline, Braddock & Basinger and Veteran’s United Home Loans. Megan also participated in both the Criminal Prosecution Clinic and the Innocence Clinic during her 3L year.

Aaron WynnAaron Wynn General Crimes - Assistant Prosecuting Attorney AWynn@greenecountymo.gov
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Aaron joined the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office in October of 2017. He graduated from the University of Missouri in 2012 with an undergraduate degree in history and minors in South Asian studies and psychology. In 2016, Aaron received his Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri School of Law. While in law school, Aaron participated in the University of Missouri Prosecution Clinic, and competed at the national level with their arbitration team in 2015 and 2016. Before graduating, Aaron spent both of his summers with the Missouri Attorney General’s Office. Before joining our office he worked for a private law firm in Columbia, Missouri, where he practiced a combination of civil and criminal law. 



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Ana AguilarAna Aguilar Secretary AAguilar@greenecountymo.gov
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Kim  AllenKim Allen Child Support - Clerk KAllen@greenecountymo.gov
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Jessica ArcherJessica Archer Receptionist JArcher@greenecountymo.gov
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Stacy BarbStacy Barb Data Entry L-Z SBarb@greenecountymo.gov
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Kimberly BieberKimberly Bieber Secretary KBieber@greenecountymo.gov
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Tara BlaserTara Blaser Paralegal - Special Victims TBlaser@greenecountymo.gov
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Sharlia BledsoeSharlia Bledsoe Child Support - Clerk SBledsoe@greenecountymo.gov
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Sarah BordenSarah Borden Discovery - Secretary SBorden@greenecountymo.gov
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Joanne BrianoJoanne Briano Child Support - Technician JBriano@greenecountymo.gov
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Elisha BrooksElisha Brooks Checks/Taxes A-K EBrooks@greenecountymo.gov
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Anastasia BuzhduhaAnastasia Buzhduha Checks/Taxes L-Z ABuzhduha@greenecountymo.gov
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Audrey CareyAudrey Carey Paralegal ACarey@greenecountymo.gov
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Helena ClarkeHelena Clarke Victim-Witness - Secretary HClarke@greenecountymo.gov
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Kimberly CokerKimberly Coker FJC Program Support Specialist KCoker@greenecountymo.gov
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Richard CountsRichard Counts Investigator RCounts@greenecountymo.gov
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Kristin CowensKristin Cowens Data Entry A-K KCowens@greenecountymo.gov
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Stephanie CrableStephanie Crable Secretary SCrable@greenecountymo.gov
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Payton DaMitzPayton DaMitz Victim-Witness - Secretary PDamitz@greenecountymo.gov
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Katie DavisKatie Davis Digital Media Secretary KDavis@greenecountymo.gov
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Tamiko DavisTamiko Davis Secretary TLDavis@greenecountymo.gov
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Pat FritcherPat Fritcher Secretary PFritcher@greenecountymo.gov
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Christi FronebergerChristi Froneberger Victim-Witness - Advocate CFroneberger@greenecountymo.gov
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Amber GalindoAmber Galindo Secretary AGalindo@greenecountymo.gov
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Teri GilbertTeri Gilbert Secretary TGilbert@greenecountymo.gov
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Jayne HatfieldJayne Hatfield Discovery - Secretary JHatfield@greenecountymo.gov
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Andrew HerrAndrew Herr Paralegal AHerr@greenecountymo.gov
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Taylor HirschTaylor Hirsch Secretary THirsch@greenecountymo.gov
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Kelsey HurstKelsey Hurst Victim-Witness - Advocate KHurst@greenecountymo.gov
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Tracy IsonTracy Ison Child Support Supervisor / Office Manager TIson@greenecountymo.gov
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Debora JenkinsDebora Jenkins Victim-Witness - Advocate DJenkins@greenecountymo.gov
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Carol JohnsonCarol Johnson Child Support - Technician CJohnson@greenecountymo.gov
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Scott KamykowskiScott Kamykowski Investigator SKamykowski@greenecountymo.gov
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Evelyn KeithEvelyn Keith Paralegal/Electronic-Media EKeith@greenecountymo.gov
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Cindy KensingerCindy Kensinger Secretary CKensinger@greenecountymo.gov
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Sarah LeathSarah Leath Secretary SLeath@greenecountymo.gov
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Natalie MantzNatalie Mantz Discovery - Secretary NMantz@greenecountymo.gov
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Benelin MarchadeschBenelin Marchadesch Child Support - Technician BMarchadesch@greenecountymo.gov
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Deidra McBrideDeidra McBride Child Support - Technician DMcBride@greenecountymo.gov
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Bridget MooreBridget Moore Child Support - Technician BMoore@greenecountymo.gov
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Dana MullaneDana Mullane Child Support - Technician DMullane@greenecountymo.gov
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Meghan NorrisMeghan Norris Secretary MNorris@greenecountymo.gov
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Rhonda OgdenRhonda Ogden Office Manager ROgden@greenecountymo.gov
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Rhonda joined the Prosecutor's Office as a File Secretary in March, 1996. Before coming to Greene County, she spent five years working for the Clerk's Office of Harbor Justice Center in Orange County, California. In 1999, Rhonda was promoted to the Felony Person's Unit Secretary where she was responsible for calendaring and subpoenaing all of the felony persons' cases. In March of 2001, Rhonda was given the additional responsibility of Assistant Office Manager. As the Assistant Office Manager, Rhonda assisted in supervising the entire clerical staff. In November of 2010, with almost twenty years of legal clerical experience, Rhonda was promoted to Office Manager. 

Kristina OldhamKristina Oldham Paralegal KOldham@greenecountymo.gov
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Stephanie RankeyStephanie Rankey Victim-Witness - Advocate SRankey@greenecountymo.gov
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Kathy RaymondKathy Raymond Director - Restorative Justice Program KRaymond@greenecountymo.gov
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Jamin SackmanJamin Sackman Investigator JSackman@greenecountymo.gov
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Bethany SantnerBethany Santner Digital Media Secretary BSantner@greenecountymo.gov
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Erica ScottErica Scott Child Support - Technician EScott@greenecountymo.gov
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Katrina SellersKatrina Sellers Secretary KSellers@greenecountymo.gov
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Cinnamon ShirkCinnamon Shirk Victim-Witness - Advocate CShirk@greenecountymo.gov
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Emma SnowEmma Snow File Clerk ESnow@greenecountymo.gov
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Andrea TaylorAndrea Taylor Paralegal ATaylor@greenecountymo.gov
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Rodney TvedtRodney Tvedt Information Specialist RTvedt@greenecountymo.gov
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Jessica WarrenJessica Warren Secretary JWarren@greenecountymo.gov
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Bruce WatermanBruce Waterman Investigator BWaterman@greenecountymo.gov
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Julie WatsonJulie Watson Victim-Witness - Coordinator JWatson@greenecountymo.gov
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Jamie WillisJamie Willis Family Justice Center Coordinator jwillis@greenecountymo.gov
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McKinsey WiltermuthMcKinsey Wiltermuth Victim-Witness - Advocate MWiltermuth@greenecountymo.gov
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Patty YoungPatty Young Secretary PYoung@greenecountymo.gov
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