Prosecutors Coordinators Training Council

The Prosecutors Coordinators Training Council governs the Missouri Office of Prosecution Services.  Council members include the officers of the Missouri Association of Prosecuting Attorneys (MAPA) in addtion to the attorney general's designee.  The president of MAPA serves as the chairman of the Council. The executive director is appointed by the Council.  The executive director is responsible for all other staff appointments.

Sexually Violent Predator Review Panel:  Under Section 632.483, the Council appoints a prosecutor's review panel to review referrals of sexually violent predators for further legal action.

Ethics Investigations:  Under Section 105.961, the Council submits a recomendation panel of five attorneys to server as special prosecutor for the court to select regarding investigations into violations of Missouri's ethics laws.


MOPS Training Council
Board of Directors

Annie Gibson, Chair
Daviess County Prosecuting Attorney

Robert Russell, Vice-Chair
Johnson County Prosecuting Attorney

Jean Peters Baker
Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney

Jacob Shellabarger
Audrain County Prosecuting Attorney

Dan Patterson
Greene County Prosecuting Attorney

[Missouri Attorney General's Office Designee]
Greg Goodwin
Chief Counsel of Public Safety