County extension council

The county extension council, comprised of elected and appointed citizens, is a full partner with Missouri's land-grant universities to deliver high-quality education and research-based information that helps people solve real-world problems and take advantage of opportunities.

Council members:

  • Work with extension specialists to provide the county educational program
  • Manage finances of local extension operations
  • Provide personnel to carry out extension activities
  • Elect and organize the local extension council

Council resource toolbox

The council resource toolbox is designed to assist council members and officers to best carry out their office duties and serve the constituents that they represent.

The Adair County Extension Council meets on the first Tuesday of every month. Meetings are held at the Adair County Extension Office in Kirksville, MO. If you are interested in serving on the Adair County Extension Council, please call our office at 660-665-9866. You must be an Adair County resident of voting age.

County extension council officers

Bradley Smith, Chair
Term ends February 2020

James R. Novinger, Vice Chair
jrnfarm@yahoo.com
Term ends February 2021

Lois Powell, Secretary
outreach53@yahoo.com
Term ends February 2020

Sonja Harden, Treasurer
Term ends February 2020

County extension council members

Angelia Buck
Term ends February 2020

John Buck
Term ends February 2021

Norm Clark
clarkfamilysix@cableone.net
Term ends February 2020

Drew Daniels
14doubled@gmail.com
Term ends February 2020

Melissa Eitel
meitel@kirksville.k12.mo.us
Term ends February 2020

Peggy Gerhold
Term ends February 2021

Kathy Hoppe
khoppe@pfh.org
Term ends February 2020

Brittany Huffman
Term ends February 2021

Jamie Keller
Term ends February 2021

Sheila Pruett
jacobsvwinery@marktwain.net
Term ends February 2021

Rodney Sadler
rsadler@kirksvillecity.com
Term ends February 2021

Samuel Smith
bldks5@marktwain.net
Term ends February 2021

Adam Snyder
adam.snyder@mdc.mo.gov
Term ends February 2021

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 003
District 004

Senate

District 18