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 Howard County Extension Council meets at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month. There are no meetings in July or December. Meetings are held at the Howard County Extension Office in Fayette, MO. The public is invited to attend. Council meeting agendas and minutes are found on the "County council information" page.

County extension council officers

Paige Kircher, Chair
paigehombs@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Megan Felten , Chair
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Michelle Johnmeyer, Secretary
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Jessica Gregory, Treasurer
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

County extension council members

John Absinthe
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Angela Allphin
660-537-3537 (cell)
theallphins@yahoo.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Richard Conrow
County Commissioner
hococomm@yahoo.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Tammy Hackman
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Jeremiah Johnmeyer
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Walter Lane
660-248-5280 (home)
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Tina Rice
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Chris Rohlfing
Farm Bureau
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Paul Vossler
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 048
District 047

Senate

District 21