Kristan E. Gochenauer


Board of Governors

Role: Staff
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Board of Governors
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • BA, Organizational Administration, 2008, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

Professional experience

  • Secretary to the Board of Governors, Missouri State University (2016-present)
  • Executive assistant to the president, Missouri State University (2011-16)
  • Executive assistant IV, Mercy (2010-11)
  • Executive assistant II, Missouri State University (2007-10)
  • Executive assistant to the foundation, University of Wisconsin-Fond du Lac (2003-07)
  • Matching gift coordinator, Bowling Green State University (2000-03)

Research and professional interests

Professional organizations

  • Association of Governing Boards Board Professional Development Committee, 2018 – present
  • International Associations of Administrative Professionals – Springfield Metro Chapter, 2010-present, President, 2014
  • National Association of Presidential Assistants in Higher Education, 2015-2017
  • Young Professionals of Fond du Lac Wisconsin, 2004-07
  • American Association of University Women, 2006

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