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Aimee Wehmeier,, President  Paraquad, MO Better Advisory Chair

Committee members (Updated Monthly)​

  • Brian Chao, Business Manager at the Starkloff Disability Institute; Lives with a form of Muscular Dystrophy

  • Barb Chatman, Community Volunteer; Sister/caregiver of individual with a physical disability

  • Mary Jane and Tim Dwyer, Parents and Caregivers

  • Tyler King, Sales Rep Cutco and Individual Living with DMD

  • Kim Malone, RN at St. Louis Children's Hospital; Community Volunteer

  • Thomas Malone, COO, Orthotic & Prothestic Labs; President / Co owner at Orthotic Transfers, LLC

  • Debbie and Carl Mauer, Parents and Caregivers

  • Josh Pauls, 3-time Olympic Goal Medalist and Captain of the 2018 US Sled Hockey Team

  • Matt Porter, DPT, Physical Therapist

  • Sarah Schwegel, Starkloff Disability Institute; Lives with a form of Muscular Dystrophy

  • Alex Tessmer, Educator

  • Terri and John Tessmer, Parents and Caregivers

  • Steve and Kathy Toth, Parents and Caregivers

  • Andrea Winschel Weber, RN, Mercy, Sibling with physical disability

  • Sam Weil, Philanthropist and Entrepeneur; Sibling/caregiver of individual with a physical disability

  • Kyle Welborn, Partner at Cultivation Capital; Managing Director at the Yield Lab; Volunteer Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern MO

  • Kim Waddle Welborn, Occupational Therapist pursuing PhD in Movement Science at Washington University; Volunteer Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern MO

  • Steve Welborn, Managing Director at Wynnchurch Capital

  • William Welborn, Financial Advisor at Edward Jones; Board of Directors of several nonprofits

  • Matt Welborn, Business Communications Consultant at Wells Fargo Advisors

  • Katie Welborn, Wealth & Investment Management Analyst at Wells Fargo Advisors

  • Kim and Steve Winschel, Parents and Caregivers

  • Deborah Young, Community Volunteer; Former Non-profit Executive; Caregiver


The MO Better Advisory Council  is a team of volunteers from many different fields who lend their shared expertise and knowledge to help the organization grow its mission and help more individuals living with disabilities live "more better."

MO Better Foundation Advisory Council includes (but not limited to):

  • Physical Therapists

  • Occupational Therapists

  • Physicians

  • Child Life and Recreational Therapists

  • Independent Living Advocates/Specialists

  • Social Workers

  • Special Education Teachers and Aides

  • Orthopists and Prosthetists

  • Individuals living with physical and disabilities (young and old) and their parents and caregivers

  • Community and Business Leaders.

  • Nonprofit professionals

  • Financial advisors

For more information or if you are interested in joining the MO Better Advisory Council, please fill out and submit the following:

Please list area(s) you think you can most be of assistance to MO Better Foundation

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