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 Douglas County extension council meets at 1 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Douglas County Courthouse. The public is invited.

County extension council officers

Tommy Roberts, Chair
417-683-4510 (home)
tomleerob@hotmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Hershell Letsinger, Vice Chair
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Ross McElvain, Secretary
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Max Murphy, Treasurer
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

County extension council members

Cathy Dalton
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Jason Dial
jdial@avabears.net
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Kenny Fleetwood
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Keith Jones
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

David Meier
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

David Sayre
desmail31@msn.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

John Schreurs
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 155

Senate

District 33