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

Vincent Rost, Director

573-526-7000

Office of Research, Planning and Process Improvement

David Edwards, Director

573-526-6587

Budget & Finance Unit

Trevor Foley, Director

573-526-7844

Legal Department

Legal Services

573-522-1634

Office of the General Counsel

Doug Shull, General Counsel

Matt Briesacher, Chief Counsel

573-526-1634

Legislative Affairs Office

Adam Albach, Legislative Liaison

573-526-2695

Public Information

Karen Pojmann, Communications Director

573-522-1118

Constituent Services

573-526-2695

Office of Victim Services

Amanda Douglass, Victim Services Coordinator

573-526-6516


Division Directors

Division of Adult Institutions

Jeff Norman, Director

573-526-6524

Division of Probation and Parole

Julie Kempker, Director

573-751-8488

Division of Offender Rehabilitative Services

Travis Terry, Director

573-526-6493

Division of Human Services

Susan Pulliam, Director

573-526-6472