Student Activities

Student Activities Staff

Landon Adams - Director of Student Activities

Landon rejoined the team at Missouri Southern in May of 2013. A graduate of the Missouri Southern Honors Program in 2012, Landon obtained his Bachelor's degree in Marketing with a minor in Sociology. During his time at Missouri Southern, the Carl Junction native served as the university's Intramural Supervisor and Coordinator. During his time as a student, Landon also interned with the Northwest Arkansas Naturals (Double-A baseball team) and the Joplin Outlaws (semi-professional baseball team). Following graduation, Landon moved to Helena, Montana to serve as the Assistant Director of Marketing and Media Relations for the Helena Brewers (Rookie League baseball team). In September of 2012, Landon returned to the Midwest where he worked as an Account Executive with the Naturals up until the time he returned home to Missouri Southern.

Landon is a member of the Carl Junction Lions Club. He is a Royals diehard and a Tampa Bay Buccaneers fanatic. When it comes to college athletics, he cares about no team other than the Green and Gold.

Craig Gullett - Coordinator of Student Activities

Craig has been in the role of Coordinator of Student Activities since August 2010. He is a Missouri Southern Alumnus. He graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Promotion and Wellness, he recently received  his Masters Degree in Health and Human Performance with and Emphasis in Recreation and Leisure Service Management from Pittsburg State University.   Craig is primarily responsible for advising the Greek Life at MSSU he really enjoys working with the Fraternities and Sororities and watching their members grow through the experiences in Greek Life . Outside of the office he has been married to his wife Laura for 7 years and they have a son named Truman. He likes spending time outdoors hiking, fishing and camping and loves his Kansas City Chiefs. If you are ever by the Student Activities Office be sure to stop in, he would love to tell you how to get involved on campus.

Dianne Vlasin - Student Activities Administrative Assistant

Dianne is the Administrative Assistant for the Student Activities office and truly enjoys the interaction with all students at Missouri Southern.  She has lived in the Joplin area for the past eighteen year with her husband, Monte, and their three children, Shalee, Kayln and Lathan and is a proud grandma to Keagan and Liam. In her spare time she enjoys exercising, cooking, reading and tea-time.  She encourages all students to stop by our office to become more involved in the Campus Activities Board and Greek life.