Missouri Association of Community and Economic Development Extension Professionals


Mark the date

2015 JCEP Leadership Conference
February 11-12
Las Vegas, Nevada
Conference proposals due Oct. 31

2015 JCEP Public Issues Leadership Development Conference (PILD)
April 6 - 9, 2014
Crystal City, Virginia

2015 NACDEP Conference
May 17-20
Little Rock, Arkansas

2015 Community Development Society Conference
July 19-22
Lexington, Kentucky

2015 Epsilon Sigma Phi (ESP) National Conference
October 4-7, 2015
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho


National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals

University of Missouri Extension Association

Association of Small Business Development Centers

Community Development Society

Joint Council of Extension Professionals


An association of University of Missouri Extension faculty engaged in community economic development programming

Our members represent the fields of business development, community development, continuing education, and related disciplines.

Professional Development Opportunities

Congratulations to Our Award Winners

Epsilon Sigma Phi: Alpha Tau Chapter

  • Outstanding Regional Faculty Award
    Richard Proffer, Business Development Specialist
  • International Service Award
    Letitia Johnson, Community Development Specialist

2014 MACEDEP executive committee

  • Richard Proffer, President
  • Van Ayers, Vice-President
  • Letitia "Tish" Johnson, Secretary-Treasurer
  • Connie Mefford, Immediate Past-President