Friday Governor Mike Parson announced the appointment of Kayla Sue Schoonover of Fairfax to the Missouri Western State University Board of Governors. Schoonover is a High School Special Education Instructor and Head Volleyball Coach at Mound City R-2 Schools.
She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Therapeutic Recreation with an emphasis in Mentally and Physically Handicapped and a Minor in Physical Education and Coaching from Missouri Western State University. She also has a Teacher Certification in Special Education from Northwest Missouri State University. Schoonover is a member of the Missouri State Teachers Association, Mound City R-2 Community Teachers Association, Missouri High School Volleyball Coaches Association, and Local Area Special Education.