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 University of Missouri Extension Council for Camden County meets at 5:30 p.m. on the last Tuesday of the month at the Camdenton Area Chamber of Commerce, Camdenton. Meetings are open to the public.

County extension council officers

Larry Bennett, Chair
618-830-7577 (cell)
bennettla@camdentoncity.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Sandy Nelson, Vice Chair
573-873-4038 (cell)
snmn@sbcglobal.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Cindy Leigh, Secretary
City Representative
573-302-2000 ext 258 (home)
573-216-4079 (cell)
cleigh@osagebeach.org
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Terry Sullivan, Treasurer
573-280-0848 (cell)
teddysullivan@yahoo.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

County extension council members

Josh Baker
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Erica Baumbach
e.baumbach@yahoo.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Tandy Crabtree
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Bill Girard
573-363-5827 (home)
573-216-8075 (cell)
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Greg Hasty
County Commissioner
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Shawn Kober
660-864-3423 (cell)
koberproductions@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Eric Petska
573-216-3475 (cell)
petskas@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Matt Renkoski
314-614-5082 (cell)
matt.renkoski@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Dr. Paul Ricker
573-365-4703 (home)
314-614-5309 (cell)
paulricker1@charter.net
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Aaron Salsman
asalsman@osagebeach.org
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Craig Smith
573-280-7395 (cell)
craig@sakelaris.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Guy Winters, Jr.
573-317-7169 (cell)
guyawinters@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 123
District 124

Senate

District 16