Assistant Prosecuting Attorneys

Kristen Tuohy

First Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Kristen joined the Christian County Prosecutor’s Office in July 2012. Kristen received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from University of Missouri in 1999. She received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri School of Law in 2003. Prior to joining the Christian County Prosecutor’s Office, Kristen served as a Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office specializing in serious drug offenses. Kristen also worked as an Assistant Attorney General, an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney with the Newton County Prosecutor’s Office and as an Assistant Public Defender.

Janette Bleau

First Assistant Prosecuting Attorney


Janette joined the Christian County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office in January 2005. Janette is a 1991 graduate of Burge School of Nursing, a 1995 graduate of Southwest Baptist University and received her law degree from the University of Missouri School of Law – Kansas City in 1999. Prior to joining the Christian County Office, Janette was an associate with Smith, Montgomery and Associates where she represented persons in family and criminal law matters. Prior to Smith Montgomery she served as Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Greene County, Missouri in the Persons Unit with a focus on domestic violence.

Anna Bunch 

Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Anna joined the Christian County Prosecutor’s Office in November 2012. Anna received her undergraduate degree from University of Missouri majoring in Journalism and Political Science. She received her Juris Doctorate from University of Missouri School of Law in May of 2007. While in law school, she was selected as the recipient of the Hunvald Student Prize for Excellence in Criminal Justice. Prior to joining the Christian County Prosecutor’s Office, she worked for the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office where she prosecuted a variety of crimes including property crimes, crimes against persons, and served in the Warrant Unit reviewing the majority of cases that were received into the office and served as a liaison with law enforcement officers. Anna has also worked at the Missouri Attorney General’s office handling criminal appeals and motions for post-conviction relief. Currently, Anna handles the felony drug and weapons offenses. While employed at the office, Anna has attended training at the National Computer Forensics Institute (NCFI) and ChildFirst.

Shana Mora

Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Shana Mora joined the Christian County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office in December 2018. Shana received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Loyola Marymount University in 2009. She received her Juris Doctorate from DePaul University School of Law in 2012. Prior to joining the Christian County Prosecutor’s Office, Shana served as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for the Taney County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office where she prosecuted a variety of crimes including domestic assaults and sexual assaults.

John Peacock

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

John Peacock joined the Christian County Prosecutor’s Office in February 2018. He was raised in Kansas City, MO and considers Missouri to be his home. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Riverside in 2007 and his Juris Doctorate from Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center in 2017. He is grateful to be back in Missouri and looks forward to making Ozark his home. He is one of five children and an identical twin. He proudly cheers for Royals and Chiefs and has a new dog named Luke.

Tim McDonald

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Tim McDonald joined the Christian County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office in March 2019. He grew up in Imperial, Missouri and attended St. Louis University and then the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Before joining the Christian County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Mr. McDonald served as a Presidential Management Fellow, including a rotation as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney in Washington, D.C. He then moved back to Missouri and spent five years prosecuting violent crimes in the City of St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office. He also currently serves as a Judge Advocate in the Missouri Army National Guard.

Joshua Baker

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Joshua Baker joined the Christian County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office in September of 2019. He grew up in Kansas City, Missouri and attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City for undergrad where he majored in English. Before attending law school, Mr. Baker taught high school speech and debate at Summit Christian Academy in Kansas City. He then enrolled in his alma mater of UMKC for law school where he graduated with both pro bono honors and as a member of the Order of the Barristers. While in law school, Mr. Baker also interned for the Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and the United States Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for the Western District of MO. He currently calls Southern Missouri his home and shares it with his wife and his goldendoodle, Roosevelt.

Scottie Bowden

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney

Scottie Bowden joined the Christian County Prosecutor’s Office in August of 2019. Scottie was raised in Branson, Missouri, and attended College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Missouri, where he received his bachelor’s degree in History in 2015. Scottie received his Juris Doctorate from Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas, in 2019. While in law school, Scottie interned with the Taney County Prosecutor’s Office in Forsyth, Missouri, and completed clinical work in immigration and family law at the Washburn Law Clinic.