90th General Assembly

Rep. Rich Chrismer, a Republican, represents part of St. Charles County (District 16) in the Missouri House of Representatives.

In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Chrismer is a vice-president of marketing.

Rep. Chrismer served in the U.S. Air Force from 1966 to 1972, including three tours during the Vietnam War. He has received numerous decorations for his service, including special recognition for valor.

A fourth degree Knight of Columbus, Rep. Chrismer is a member of St. Robert's Catholic Church, the St. Peters Chamber of Commerce, the Vietnam Veterans of America and a life member of the VFW. He also serves on the board of the German St. Vincent Home for Children. Rep. Chrismer is a member of the American Legion, Disabled American Veterans, and the St. Charles Pachyderms. He is an advisory board member for St. Charles County Young Republicans and serves on the Congressional Advisory Committee on Veterans Affairs.

A 1964 graduate of Laboure High School, Rep. Chrismer earned his associate of arts degree in business administration at Florissant Valley Community College in 1982.

Born April 9, 1946, in St. Louis, Rep. Chrismer currently resides in St. Peters with his wife of 27 years, Mary. They have four children: Richard, Anna, Laura, and Mark.