JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KFVS) - Missouri State Representative Tila Hubrecht has announced that she is resigning as the representative for the 151st district.
According to a letter sent to her supporters, Hubrecht said her resignation will be effective June 2. She said she hopes that is enough time to finish her work at the Special Session.
Hubrecht, a republican, took office in 2014. The Dexter native represents Scott and Stoddard counties.
She said she plans to return to the nursing field.
In a post on Facebook, Hubrecht wrote that she will continue to be active and vocal as changes are made that will impact healthcare.
Governor Eric Greitens will have to call for a special election to find Hubrecht's replacement.