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Brian Hammons is nuts about the family business

Brian Hammons doesn’t know how to stop running. As President and CEO of Hammons Black Walnuts in Stockton, he runs the family business as the “head cheerleader” of the third-generation company. In his spare time, he runs marathons, including 11 times in the Boston marathon. This year, Hammons is being honored with the Leadership Missouri Alumni Lifetime Achievement award and—according

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Leadership Missouri donates to restorative justice program

The 2015 Leadership Missouri class has made a donation to the Jefferson City Correctional Center. During a visit to the facility in April, Leadership Missouri participants learned of a restorative justice class that makes weighted blankets and vests for children with special needs. They rely on donations of fabric and other material to make those blankets, which they give away

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