Missouri Cattlemen's Leadership College
Class of 2022
Kurt and his family have a cow/calf operation in northern Callaway County and the kids show and retain heifers each year. The Fanslers appreciate being part of MO Beef MO Kids meat donations to their local schools. Kurt is a recently retired firefighter/paramedic, active FFA supporter and involved in many other community activities.
Callaway-Montgomery Cattlemen's Association
Lane was born and raised in Laclede County on a commercial cow/calf operation and graduated from the University of Missouri. Lane spent time in Nebraska on a feedlot and large cow/calf operation before returning to the Show-Me State where he now works for MFA as a Livestock Key Account Manager.
CarrieLee is a fifth generation commercial cow/calf producer from Salem. She is currently pursuing an accelerated Masters degree in agriculture with an emphasis in cow/calf production from Missouri State University.
MSU Cattlemen's Association
Dent Phelps Cattlemen's Association
Ethan was born and raised on a cow/calf operation in O'Fallon that raised purebred Herefords and sold locker beef directly to consumers around the St. Louis area. He now lives and works in Paris as a commercial loan officer at TPNB Bank where he works directly with beef producers and their operations. In 2020, he bought his own farm and started his commercial cowherd under the name Money Pit Farms.
Monroe-Shelby County Cattlemen's Association
Samantha is from Lawrence County where she helps her family run a cow/calf and backgrounding operation. She currently works for Show Me Genetics in Strafford as a laboratory technician.
Stotts City, MO
Southwest Cattlemen's Association
Lucy is from Northeast Missouri where she and her sister are the fourth generation on their family's farm. Their farm consists of a commercial cow/calf operation and diversified row crops. Lucy currently attends the University of Missouri and enjoys running, playing cards, and serving as an officer in Collegiate CattleWomen.
Paul is a sixth generation cattle producer from Cass County. His family's cow/calf cattle ranch was founded in Cleveland, MO in 1856. After earning a degree in Animal Science at Missouri State University, he began working for Merck Animal Health as a Clinical Associate.
Roach & Associates
Star Krest Veterinary Clinic
Raysha was raised on her family's cattle farm in North Central Missouri. After attaining degrees in Ag Business and Animal Science from Missouri State University, she moved to St. Clair County where she is an active member and on the board of directors for the local affiliate.
Appleton City, MO
St. Clair County Cattlemen's Association
County Leadership Conference
March 7 & 8
Columbia and Jefferson City, MO
Cattlemen's Steak Fry
Beef Industry Tour
Missouri Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show
January 6-8, 2023
Missouri Cattlemen's Leadership College is fully funded thanks to Merck Animal Health
and multiple student tuition sponsors!
Application Now Open!
Interested in participating as a student in the 2023 Missouri Cattlemen's Leadership College? Applications are now available.
The MCLC Class of 2023 will consist of ten Missouri Cattlemen's Association members. There will be one member for each of the seven MCA regions as well as three members selected "at large" from across the state. Applications are due December 1, 2022 and prospective students will interview for the ten available spots on Friday, January 6 in Osage Beach at the 2023 Missouri Cattle Industry Convention & Trade Show.