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

The Johnson County Extension Council meets at 7 p.m. on the fourth Monday of the month at the extension center. Meetings are open to the public.

Extension council members

Chairman
Kevin Buckstead
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
buckstead@kcweb.net
816-732-4986 (H)
8163451856 (C)
Vice Chairman
Joy Lakey
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
rjlakey@charter.net
660.238.0397 (C)
Secretary
Debbie Riddle
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
 
Treasurer
Lynda Mills
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
smills@ucmo.edu
660-441-1122 (H)
Other members
Leslie Bayless
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
elsieb58@gmail.com
6609091024 (C)
Sharri Carter
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
6607475377 (H)
Kevin Collins , Farm Bureau
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2015
 
John Davis
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
dellajohndavis@gmail.com
6607473545 (H)
Joye Fitzgerald
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
fitzf7@aol.com
816-288-9868 (C)
Kelly Fleming
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
kfleming@iland.net
6606530128 (H)
6602384074 (C)
Bill Gabel , County Commissioner
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2015
 
Sharon Gobber , City Representative, Master Gardener
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2015
gobber@embarqmail.com
6607473357 (H)
660-864-3705 (C)
Carl Harlan
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
carlkarolh14@embarqmail.com
6607476902 (H)
Lindel Jones
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
6607479386 (H)
6609093716 (C)
Zach Parsons, 4-H
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2015
 
Debbie Parsons
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
 
Vickie Parsons
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
vjpars@embarqmail.com
6602388082 (C)
Rylee Streit, 4-H
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2015
 
Sandra Streit
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
 
Bill Thoms
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
bcthoms@gmail.com
6608646222 (C)
Leo Watson
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
firebird@iland.net
6605632644 (H)
6605630197 (C)
Alan Zvacek , 4-H
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2015
 

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