The St. Joseph Sports Commission is an umbrella support group of the St. Joseph Convention and Visitors Bureau focused on sports tourism.

Mission
The mission of the St. Joseph Sports Commission is to enhance the economic growth and vitality of the area through the creation and attraction of sports and recreation events to St. Joseph.

Objective
To assist in making every athletic event a success in our community.  Our goal is to offer sports enthusiasts the perfect place to participate, host or cheer for their favorite team or player, while enhancing the experience of athletes, creating a positive economic impact on our community. 

Membership/Meetings
Board of Directors:  Voting members.  Meetings held Bi-Monthly. 
Athletic Events Committee:  Local sporting facility managers, high school athletic directors, University, volunteers.  Meetings held twice a year.

2019 Board of Directors

Brett Esley – Chairman
Bob Roth – Vice Chairman
Marci Bennett – Secretary/Treasurer

Bob Slater
Chuck Kempf
Ron Hook
Patt Lilly
Robert Sigrist
Dick DeShon
Mike Ziesel
Brenda Blessing
Patsy Smith

Mary SuppleCVB Liaison, 911 Frederick Ave, St. Joseph, MO 64501