Connie Cunningham

St. Louis, Missouri, Term: 2018–2020

Connie J. Cunningham serves as the executive director of the St. Louis County Children’s Services Fund, where she administers a $40 million annual allocation to 80 social service agencies and 198 programs that serve children from birth to age 19. As someone who has spent many years advocating for the reproductive health of those in need, Cunningham’s 30-year professional career has included serving as the executive director of the Missouri Family Health Council, legislative director/lobbyist for the Missouri Department of Social Services, president/CEO for United Way of Central Missouri, manager of community services and health promotion at St. Mary’s Health Center, and statewide service coordinator for the Missouri Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Program.