A reputation for respect and collaboration

Having earned her Municipal Government Certificate from the Missouri Municipal League, Mayor Welch conducts city business in a manner that gives voice to all participants. She interacts with the state legislature, regional and statewide municipal groups, and the media, representing our city and our citizens with both dignity and enthusiasm.

As a respected community leader, Mayor Welch is a popular guest speaker at Rotary Clubs, Chambers of Commerce, college classes, elementary schools, and regional leadership events.