Office of the Director

Anne L. Precythe

Director Anne L. Precythe was confirmed as a member of the governor’s cabinet and director of the Department of Corrections in February 2017. Since then she has channeled her three decades of corrections experience into reinvigorating the department, transforming our culture, and finding innovative ways to reduce risk and recidivism.

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Office of the Director

The Office of the Director functions as the central administrative unit of the Missouri Department of Corrections. The office oversees functions of the department's four main divisions as well as special units and offices.

Anne L. Precythe, Director of Corrections

Matt Sturm, Deputy Director of Corrections

Office of the Director: 573-526-6607

Office of Professional Standards

Matt Briesacher, Director

573-522-4654

Office of Research, Planning and Process Improvement

David Edwards, Director

573-526-6587

Budget Unit

Joe Eddy, Budget Director

573-526-6511

Legal Department - Office of General Counsel

Richard Williams, General Counsel

573-522-1634

Emergency Preparedness and Workplace Violence Section

Robert Widener, Coordinator

573-522-8456

Legislative Affairs Office

Isaac Amon, Legislative Liaison

573-526-2695

Public Information Office

Karen Pojmann, Communications Director

573-522-1118

Office of Reentry Services

Ken Chapman, Reentry Manager

573-522-1206

Office of Victim Services

Kimberly Evans, Victim Services Coordinator

573-526-6516

 

Division Directors

Division of Adult Institutions

Alana Boyles, Director

573-526-6524

Division of Probation and Parole

Julie Kempker, Chief State Supervisor

573-751-8488

Division of Offender Rehabilitative Services

Joan Reinkemeyer, Director

573-526-6493

Division of Human Services

Cari Collins, Director

573-526-6472