Upcoming Events

Hawthorn members meet quarterly to discuss strategic initiatives, network with business leaders from across the state, and hear from the sitting Governor about his economic priorities for Missouri. Meetings are held in various cities in Missouri, rotating geographically.

In addition, members receive first notice of upcoming trade missions, as well as invitation-only events hosted by regional leaders.

Hawthorn Quarterly Meetings

All Hawthorn Foundation board and committee meetings are open to the public. Meeting notices are posted at the Department of Economic Development, Office of the Director, Truman Building, 6th Floor, Jefferson City, Missouri and on this website. To attend in person or by conference call, please contact Kathy Wunderlich 636-579-9000 or Steve Oslica 314-343-6031 for further information.

Please contact Steve Oslica if you are interested in sponsoring a board meeting lunch.

All meetings are accessible by telephone (please advise in advance if you're calling in).
Dial-in Number: (515) 739-1015
Access Code: 779-161-765

Board meetings begin at 9:30AM (except as noted)
All lunches begin at 11:30AM for Networking/12:00PM Lunch


Hawthorn Annual Meeting

The American at Crown Center / 2405 Grand Blvd, 4th floor / Kansas City
Friday November 16, 2018

Starting time 9:30am / Luncheon begins at 11:30

Important agenda items: Financial Review, Board Election, Seating of the Executive Committee, Membership Updates and Missouri Partnership 2.0, Updates on Talent for Tomorrow, Best in Midwest, and the Governor’s Infrastructure Task Force, Missouri’s Impact on U.S. Defense

Room Block Link: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/HawthornFoundationRoomBlock

Hawthorn March Board Meeting

Springfield, Missouri / Bass Pro Shops / Time TBD
Kit Bond Citizen Leadership Award presentation  
Wednesday April 10, 2019

Hawthorn June Board Meeting

Camdenton, Missouri / Old Kinderhook Lodge
June 6-7, 2019


Register to attend the November meeting: