Changing A State’s Approach to Child Welfare, with Darrell Missey
Darrell Missey’s path to leading the Missouri Children’s Division was an interesting one. He joined us to talk about his own life growing up in a family that experienced a mental health crisis; the group of grandmas that helped him run for judge; and the frank conversation that landed him in charge of a state with one of America’s highest foster care rates.
Missouri Child Welfare Leader’s Goal Personal: Keep Families United
Where the Judiciary Prosecutes in Front of Itself: Missouri’s Unconstitutional Juvenile Court Structure
Missouri Foster Care State Profile