The executive director of the Missouri GOP will be the featured speaker when the Northwest Missouri Republican Club meets on Thursday, April 18.
Shane Schoeller will talk to the group at Boudreaux's restaurant, 224 N. 4th St., in St. Joseph. The gathering begins at 6 p.m.
Mr. Schoeller, who ran for secretary of state last year, served in the Missouri House from 2006 through 2012, the last two years as speaker pro tem. He took over the party executive position in February.
The next club meeting will be May 23.