Chrissie Dickson

Chrissie Dickson

Jumpstart Senior Site Manager

Room 201G

Phone: 573-882-8942


Ask me about:

  • How to participate in Jumpstart as a part-time job or for course credit
  • How to offer Jumpstart at your preschool or to your child
  • How to partner, promote or support Jumpstart

Interests: Enjoying nature/camping/boating, farm to table cooking/dining, live music


Master of Arts, Human Development & Family Studies – Child Development, University of Missouri 

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of Missouri 

Chrissie has been involved in early childhood education for nearly 25 years. She has worked at the Rainbow House Emergency Shelter, Missouri Accreditation and joined the university in 2003 to launch the Jumpstart program at Mizzou. Jumpstart offers students the opportunity to explore their career paths through hands-on experience and skill development.