The St. Louis Regional Chamber has named Warner Baxter, the chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Corp., as its new board chair.
Baxter succeeds Suzanne Sitherwood, CEO and president of Spire.
As chairman, Baxter will focus on the Chamber’s “One Plan” — an effort to make St. Louis one of the top 10 U.S. regions through educational attainment, economic inclusion, innovation and entrepreneurship.
His appointment was announced during the Chamber’s annual event Thursday night. Also during the event, the Chamber honored Mayor Francis Slay with the Right Arm of St. Louis for his focus on growth and revitalization in the city.
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