Extension Council Leadership Training
Leadership training for new council members supports the primary functions of county extension councils:
- Educational program development and implementation
Member Orientation Manual
An introduction to serving on county extension councils and to University of Missouri Extension's mission and organization.
an Effective County Council Member
An overview of the characteristics and skills required to meet the statutory responsibilities of serving on the County Extension Council.
- Recruiting Candidates for
Effective County Councils
A how-to guide on meeting statutory obligations and developing a diverse, representative county extension council.
the Nuts and Bolts of Council
A comprehensive summary of conducting annual election in accordance with state statutes and providing opportunity for participation.
County Budgets and Fiscal Reports
An outline of state statutes governing the county extension council's fiscal obligations, as well as fiscal management and reporting requirements.
- Program Development
Three modules exploring how the council participates in setting priorities, program implementation, and evaluating programs and reporting outcomes.
County Extension Council's Role with Stakeholders
Council Leadership materials have been developed through the Council Leadership Development Committee -- a partnership of the Missouri Extension County Council Leadership Council and University of Missouri Extension.
County Council Coordinator