Kenneth (Ken) Zellers was named Director of the Department of Revenue by Governor Mike Parson on Oct. 2, 2019. He joined the Department in September 2017 as its new Chief Operating Officer and also served the people of Missouri as Acting Director beginning in March 2019.
As COO, Ken was responsible for all operational aspects of the operating divisions within the DOR, including the Tax, Motor Vehicle and Driver Licensing, and Administration Divisions.
Prior to joining the Missouri Department of Revenue, Ken held numerous senior roles in Anheuser-Busch InBev, most recently serving as Global Director of Operations, Brewing and Quality. In this role, he was responsible for improving operations and the overall customer/consumer experience. Ken also served on the North American Wholesaler Advisory Board representing Anheuser-Busch InBev and over 750 U.S. distribution centers and product wholesalers. During his time with Anheuser-Busch InBev, Ken also served as Senior Director Human Resource Operations, a member of the Human Resource Operating Committee, and Global Director of Compensation. Before joining Anheuser-Busch InBev, Ken was employed with Citicorp Acceptance and Finance, a division of Citibank, as a Manager of Quality and Exceptions Processing.
Ken holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Missouri Baptist University in St. Louis.
Ken was born and raised in Missouri. He is married and has two children.