About The Moody Report L.L.C.

The Moody Report, L.L.C. is a Jefferson City-based media firm. James R. (Jim) Moody is the president of the firm.

James Moody is the former Commissioner of Administration for the State of Missouri, where he served as the state’s chief administrative official from 1989 through 1992. Moody is also a former Missouri state budget director. In both positions, Moody was appointed by Governor John Ashcroft.

James Moody has gained statewide acclaim for his detailed analysis of state budgets and revenues over a long period of time.

Moody has also served as Executive Deputy Director of the Missouri Department of Social Services, Director of the Missouri Division of Family Services, and Assistant Director of the Ellis Fischel State Cancer Center.

Moody received a Bachelors Degree in English Literature from the University of Notre Dame, and a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Moody is also a graduate of Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Program for Senior Executives in State and Local Government, and was a Danforth fellow while attending Harvard.