John W. McAlear


President's Office

Role: Staff
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
President's Office
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • BS in Business Administration, Cum Laude, 1973, University of Missouri

Professional experience

  • Secretary to the Board of Governors, Missouri State University, 1990-present
  • Director of internal audit, Missouri State University, 1977-2005
  • Staff accountant, Baird, Kurtz & Dobson, CPAs, 1973-1977

Research and professional interests

Organizational and community involvement

  • Certified Public Accountant (1976) (Retired)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Retired)
  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (Retired)
  • Member, St. Agnes Cathedral
  • Member, Ozark Mountain Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution
  • Board member, Catholic Cemeteries of Springfield

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