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 Clay County Extension Council meets at 6 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of every month at the extension center. The public is invited. We recommend calling ahead t oconfirm time and exact location.

County extension council officers

Eugene Suter, Chair
City Representative
(816) 436-4833 (home)
(816) 550-6714 (cell)
esuter49@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Sarah Smith-Maser, Vice Chair
City Representative
(816) 447-6816 (cell)
sesd26@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Courtney Cole, Secretary
City Representative
courtneysummercole@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Eric Woods, Treasurer
(816) 786-6887 (cell)
ericmwoods@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

County extension council members

Annie Bensyl
4-H
(816) 223-1338 (cell)
anniebensyl@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Jodee Fredrick
816-506-0517 (cell)
jodeefredrick@hotmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Thomas Frisby
816-304-0795 (cell)
tfrisby2@kc.rr.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Debora Johnson
(816) 213-5280 (cell)
djw602@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Mary Libeer
(816) 436-3913 (home)
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Jennifer McGee
816-785-1020 (cell)
jennymcgee@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Justin Mohn
(816) 520-4079 (cell)
justin.mohn@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Gene Owen
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Christine Veach
816-407-0553 (home)
816-516-2054 (cell)
cveach0553@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 038
District 008
District 012
District 001
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District 017
District 018

Senate

District 17
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