A new member to the Community Foundation of Northwest Missouri’s Board of Directors has been named.

Kyle Stith is a 2009 Polo High School graduate and earned a degree in Pharmacy from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He is a licensed funeral director and co-owns the Stith Funeral Homes that serve the Jamesport, Gallatin, Lathrop, and Polo communities. He will represent Caldwell, Clinton, and Daviess Counties on the Community Foundation Board. He replaces Michael Poland of Cameron and the late Phil Tate of Gallatin.

The Community Foundation of Northwest Missouri Inc was established in 2009 as a public charity with a 501(c)3 designation from the IRS which allows donor maximum tax advantages while supporting their favorite charities.

In addition to his appointment, Kyle serves on the Polo Education Foundation, is a member of the Lathrop Rotary Club, the Gallatin and Jamesport Lions Clubs, is a member of the Polo Masonic Lodge #232 and he serves on several local cemetery boards.