Melissa Cotton

Cass County Welcomes Melissa Cotton as the New County Engagement Specialist and Nutrition and Health Educator.  

The Cass County Extension Center proudly welcomes Melissa Cotton to our office.  She has been working part-time in Cass County since July 2 while finishing with her former position in Pettis County.  Melissa served in Pettis County as for two years as the Nutrition and Health Education Specialist.  When asked about her duties to Cass County Melissa stated that "I will conduct educational programs in the nutrition and health areas, create necessary presentations or resources on said topics and connect individuals to research-based information from the University" .  If you have any questions for Melissa or would like to wish her a warm welcome email her at or call 816-380-8460.  

Melissa will be starting a Stay Strong. Stay Healthy. Class beginning Wednesday,  August 8, 2018. To enroll contact the Extension Office at 816-380-8460.


  4-H Enrollment begins October 1, 2018!

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