Administrative services are provided by Natalie Murdock, Pamela Anderson and Tina Pham. The office is located at 1131 Boonville, Springfield, MO 65802 , 417-523-0144.


Natalie Murdock, Executive Director

Natalie began her fundraising career in 2005 after graduating Missouri State University with a degree in Communications with an emphasis in public relations. She has a background in both fundraising and marketing. She has been honored by the Springfield Business Journal (40 Under 40), Q102 (Q Awards) and is a graduate of Leadership Springfield. Natalie is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals previously serving as the chapter secretary, currently serving as membership chair and a member of The Network of Springfield’s Young Professionals Advisory Committee. Natalie is an active member of Springfield Metro Rotary. Natalie is a recent graduate of Missouri State University’s GO LEAD program. She is responsible for overseeing Foundation operations, establishing goals and objectives and representing the Foundation in the community.

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Pamela Anderson, Director of Development

Pamela has an extensive background in marketing, fundraising, communications and leadership with area non-profits and in the private sector. Her background in non-profit work began with her leadership role as executive director of the James River Basin Partnership. She also led the Springfield Regional Arts Council as executive director. In addition, she worked for several years for Fortune 500 telecommunications company, CenturyLink, as Manager of Market Development for South Missouri and Kansas. Pamela is a member and former president of Southwest Missouri PRSA, a graduate of Branson Lakes Area Leadership and a two-time graduate of Missouri State University, with a bachelor’s in marketing and a master’s in communications.

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Tina Pham, Administrative Coordinator

Tina has a background in public relations through strategic communication, event planning and promotion. Her experience has been working mainly within the various capacities of the Missouri State University’s Department of Communication. She has worked on various projects: the 2017 COM Week conference, Vicki Stanton Public Speaking Showcase, and the Missouri State University’s Chapter of Public Relations Student Society of America in hosting the Regional Conference in Spring of 2018. She has a bachelor’s in public relations from Missouri State University, and is currently working on her master’s in communication with an emphasis in organizational communication.

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