About Commissioner Richard J. Weaver

Richard J. Weaver was appointed commissioner of the Missouri Division of Finance by Gov. Jay Nixon on March 27, 2009, and unanimously confirmed by the Missouri Senate on April 16. Weaver is a 24-year veteran of the Division of Finance. He served as the division’s deputy commissioner from 2004 to 2009.

Weaver is a Jefferson City native. He has a bachelor's degree in business administration and accounting from Lincoln University in Jefferson City and a graduate degree from the Graduate School of Banking in Boulder, Colo. Weaver lives in Jefferson City with his wife and daughter.

The Division of Finance is a part of the Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration (DIFP).