Fred Waltz, majored in history at Westminster College (B.A., 1969) and graduated from the University of Missouri – Columbia (J.D., 1972). He has practiced law in the area of Civil Litigation with the firm of Oliver, Oliver & Waltz, P.C. for nearly 50 years. Since 1982, he has served on the Board of Governors in numerous positions and is currently the President of the Board of Trustees, holding that position since 1998. Waltz has one son, Trent, and lives in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.