Commission Work

Becky James-Hatter

James-Hatter serves as president and chief executive officer of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri, serving St. Louis City, as well as St. Louis, St. Charles, Jefferson and Cape Girardeau counties. As a 25-year veteran of Big Brothers Big Sisters and a former high school teacher, James-Hatter has devoted her career to formulating and advancing initiatives related to youth, mentoring and education. Within the national Big Brothers Big Sisters federation, she is a steadfast advocate for building relationships that support and encourage young people.

Why I'm Serving: 
“My willingness to serve on the Ferguson Commission is anchored in my belief that with courage, fair minds and persistence, we can face our region’s toughest challenges, build more trusting relationships and ensure greater opportunities for our children, teens and young adults.”