City Utilities is governed by an 11-member Board of Public Utilities appointed by the Springfield City Council to serve three-year terms.   The Board establishes policies on how to best serve our customers and sets the long-term direction for the utility as outlined in the City Charter.

Board Members


Jeff ChildsJeff Childs, Chair
Sperry Van Ness/Rankin Co.

Joe ReynoldsJoe Reynolds, Vice Chair
Central States Industrial

Denise SilveyDenise Silvey, Secretary
Paul Mueller

Jeff GrovesJeff Groves, Assistant Secretary
O’Reilly Automotive

Ann Marie BakerAnn Marie Baker
UMB Bank

Mark MillsapMark Millsap
Baird Lightner Millsap

Rob RectorRob Rector
Ozarks Technical College

Lynn RoweLynn Rowe
Retired-Springfield Police

Nancy WilliamsNancy Williams
Habitat for Humanity

Jennifer WilsonJennifer Wilson
nForm Architecture

Donald WoodyDonald Woody
Law Office of Donald E. Woody

Greg BurrisGreg Burris, Ex-Officio Member
City of Springfield

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