CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announces the promotion of Billy Barton of Iron County to Protection District Supervisor. In his new duties, Barton now supervises conservation agents in Iron, Reynolds, Wayne and Butler Counties.
"Through his work history and experience, Billy brings the necessary leadership skills to assume this role," said Ken West, the Protection Regional Supervisor for MDC's southeast region. "He exhibits several character traits indicative of true leaders, including honesty and approachability."