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 April Board Meeting / Springfield, MO

Doubletree Hotel
Wednesday April 10, 2019

Lunch: 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Board Meeting / 1:00 PM

Bass Pro Shops - White River Conference Center Wonders of Wildlife Tour (optional): 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Kit Bond Citizen Leadership Award dinner and presentation Reception: 5:30 PM / Dinner 6:30 PM 

NOTE: The Missouri Partnership board meeting is March 22 in Columbia. Please contact the Partnership offices for details.

Sponsorship brochure

Hotel reservations at the DoubleTree in Springfield / Should you wish to reserve a room by phone, please call 417-831-3131 and refer to The Hawthorn Foundation when making the reservation. Our room block is available through March 11, 2019.

Hawthorn June Board Meeting

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

Hawthorn August Board Meeting

St. Charles, Missouri / St. Charles Convention Center August 21, 2019


Register to attend the April 2019 meeting:


Executive Committee Meeting Schedule

Dial-in Number: (515) 739-1015
Access Code: 779-161-765

Friday Feb 1: Hawthorn Exec. Comm. Conference Call
8:00 - 9:00 AM

Friday March 8: Hawthorn Executive Committee Meeting
8:00 - 9:00 AM
Jefferson City / Location TBD

Wednesday April 10: Hawthorn Board Meeting
3:00 - 5:00 PM
Bass Pro Shops / Springfield, MO

Friday May 10: Hawthorn Exec. Comm. Conference Call
8:00 - 9:00 AM

Friday June 7: Hawthorn Board Meeting
1:30 PM
Old Kinderhook / Lake of the Ozarks

Friday July 12: Hawthorn Exec. Comm. Conference Call
8:00 - 9:00 AM

Wednesday August 21: Hawthorn Board Meeting
9:30 - 11:00 AM
St. Charles Convention Center

Friday September 27: Hawthorn Exec. Comm. Conference Call
8:00 - 9:00 AM

Friday Nov. 15: Hawthorn Annual Board Meeting
9:30 AM
Kansas City / Location TBD