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


Ann Marie BakerAnn Marie Baker, Chair
UMB Bank

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

Joe ReynoldsJoe Reynolds, Secretary
Central States Industrial

Teresa CoyanTeresa Coyan, Assistant Secretary
CoxHealth

Jeff GrovesJeff Groves
O’Reilly Automotive

Cynthia HydeCynthia Hyde
U.S. Department of Justice

Skip JansenSkip Jansen
Retired-Keys Energy Services

Bill KirkmanBill Kirkman
Retired-BKD, LLP

Rob RectorRob Rector
Ozarks Technical College

Denise SilveyDenise Silvey
Paul Mueller

Stephen D. StewartStephen D. Stewart
Stephen D. Stewart, PC

Greg BurrisGreg Burris, Ex-Officio Member
City of Springfield

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