Executive Director of the Missouri Baptist Convention
John Yeats serves as the Executive Director of the Missouri Baptist Convention (CEO). His responsibilities include leadership, oversight, and strategic planning for the Missouri Baptist Convention. He assists the convention comprised of 1750 cooperating churches with a mission of cooperating with Missouri Baptists to purposely make missional disciples, multiply churches and develop 21st-century leaders. Part of his responsibilities includes funding, promotion, and support that is vital to the cooperative work of the churches that affiliate with the Missouri Baptist Convention and the six cooperative ministries of the convention of churches: Hannibal LaGrange University, Southwest Baptist University, Missouri Baptist University, Missouri Bapist Foundation, Missouri Baptist Children’s Home, and The Baptist Home.