Speer Morgan (Ph.D, Stanford University) has been associated with the Missouri Review from its inception, and has served as Editor-in-Chief of the Missouri Review since 1979. A professor of English at the University of Missouri-Columbia
Marc McKee (Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia) worked at the Missouri Review from 2007 to 2010 and returned in 2018 as Managing Editor, after stints as a visiting assistant professor of English
Evelyn Somers (Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia) joined the Missouri Review as an intern and has been associate editor of the magazine since 1990. Work she has edited for TMR has appeared in virtually every major prize
Kris Somerville (M.A., University of Missouri-Columbia) is the Marketing Coordinator for the Missouri Review, a position she has held since 2000. Her short stories, nonfiction, and prose poems have appeared in a
Assistant Managing Editor
Dedra Earl (B. Journalism, University of Missouri-Columbia) is the Assistant Managing Editor. Earl has worked for the Missouri Review since 1990 and manages the daily administrative and fiscal operations of the magazine office.
Jacob Griffin Hall is the poetry editor of the Missouri Review. He holds an MFA from Bowling Green State University, where he worked as assistant poetry editor for the Mid-American