Thank you to everyone who nominated a HERO for the 2020 LAGERS Local Government Hero Award. The 2020 finalists were honored at the LAGERS Annual Meeting held October 29-30th at the Lake of the Ozarks’ Margaritaville Lake Resort. An awards ceremony luncheon was held on October 30th where the winner was announced by last year’s winner Brent Mullin, Sikeston Department of Public Safety; and all the finalists were recognized.


Congratulations Darold Donathan, City of Branson Police Community Resource Officer,

2020 LAGERS Local Government Hero!

Officer Donathan was given a $1,000 donation to his favorite charity from our generous sponsors at GRS Consulting. Officer Donathan chose the Branson S.T.E.P. (Summer Teen Engagement Program) as his charity of choice.


2020 LAGERS Local Government Hero Finalists:

Carol Rhodes, City of Columbia Assistant City Manager

David Dunn, City of Monett Assistant Superintendent of Public Works

More photos from the Local Government Hero Awards Ceremony

2020 Local Government Hero Nominees

Nomination guidelines

Learn more about the LAGERS Local Government Hero Award

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