KIM AKIN

KIM AKIN

Director of Compliance with Missouri's State Ethic Laws

Kim Akin has worked in the legislative consulting industry for seven years. Her responsibilities include an assortment of activities, ranging from covering legislative hearings in the Missouri State Capitol to planning legislative visits and providing association management for clients. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting in 2010 from Lincoln University and her Master of Business Administration degree from William Woods University in 2013. Kim performs an essential function on the Lathrop GPM Consulting team with her extensive experience in complying with Missouri’s state ethics laws affecting political action committees, lobbyists and principals. With her background in accounting and in business administration, Kim manages the business aspect of LGC and works with team members to help take care of clients’ needs efficiently and effectively.

CONTACT

314 E. High Street
Jefferson City, Missouri 65101

Telephone: +1 573.893.4336
Fax: +1 573.893.5398

UPDATES

Missouri Supreme Court Tosses Out 2018 Bill Due to Multiple Subjects

Missouri Supreme Court Tosses Out 2018 Bill Due to Multiple Subjects

A lawsuit filed by the City of De Soto and a De Soto resident (the plaintiffs) sought a declaratory judgment that a bill passed in 2018 by the General Assembly violated the “single-subject” provision of the Missouri Constitution and that the bill contained “an...

Governor Signs Legislation to Increase Missouri Gas Tax

Governor Signs Legislation to Increase Missouri Gas Tax

The Missouri General Assembly passed a gas tax increase in May 2021 to help fund road and bridge projects. On Tuesday, July 13, Governor Mike Parson (R) signed Senate Bill 262 (sponsored by Senate President Pro Tem Dave Schatz, R-Sullivan). Beginning in October 2021...

General Assembly Passes 69 Bills in 2021 Legislative Session

General Assembly Passes 69 Bills in 2021 Legislative Session

The Missouri General Assembly ended the 2021 legislative session on May 14 with some major accomplishments in the 69 bills that crossed the finish line. More than 2,270 bills had been filed for the 2021 session and many of the provisions of these bills were added as...