Katy Spencer named to Diaper Bank of the Ozarks’ Board of Directors

February 20, 2018By Rachel AndersonUncategorized

Katy Spencer named to Diaper Bank of the Ozarks’ Board of Directors

Rosie member Katy Spencer has accepted an appointment to the Diaper Bank of the Ozarks’ Board of Directors.

Katy Spencer

Katy Spencer is a member of the University Advancement team at Drury University and is currently pursuing her Masters in Nonprofit and Civic Leadership at Drury. She is using the skills she learns in that program not only in her daily job, but now in her role on the Board of Diaper Bank of the Ozarks. She resides in Springfield with her husband, Adam, and her son, Charlie.

Diaper Bank of the Ozarks’ Board of Directors

The Diaper Bank of the Ozarks was established to keep our community’s babies healthy and happy by providing access to diapers for families in need and through education concerning alternative diapering options that promote health and financial responsibility. The Diaper Bank of the Ozarks has touched the lives of over 25,000 babies over the past four years by distributing over 1,000,000 disposable diapers and over 200 cloth diaper starter kits. Between 40,000 and 50,000 diapers are donated to 35 local partner agencies in Greene County and other rural partners reaching into 22 of our outlying counties, who then distribute to families in need. 

Bekah Olson named to Ozarks Counseling Center Board of Directors

February 15, 2018By Rachel AndersonUncategorized

Bekah Olson named to Ozarks Counseling Center Board of Directors

Rosie is excited to announce that member Bekah Olson has been appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of the Betty and Bobby Allison Ozarks Counseling Center.

Bekah Olson

Olson has a passion for ‘telling stories that hit home for people.’ She has six years of experience in content marketing, information design, and technical communication. She currently serves as a search engine optimization (SEO) specialist at Campaignium in addition to serving as a freelance writer for 417 Magazine. She is an active community member and resides in Springfield with her husband, Ben. 

Ozarks Counseling Center Board of Directors

The Betty and Bobby Allison Ozarks Counseling Center was established in 1952 as the Greene County Child Abuse Clinic. The first child guidance clinic in the area, it was established to treat emotional and behavioral problems of children. Not long after, the clinic expanded to serve patients of all ages and was renamed Ozarks Counseling Center. The OCC serves clients from all over southwest Missouri and from all walks of life with quality and affordable counseling.