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
Lindel Jones
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
6607479386 (H)
6609093716 (C)
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
Farmboy177@hotmail.com
660-864-4544 (C)
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
wgabel@jococourthouse.com
660-747-7877 (H)
660-580-0104 (C)
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)
Debbie Parsons
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2015
jasdebpar@gmail.com
Zachary Parsons, 4-H
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2015
jasdebpar@gmail.com
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
816-732-6090 (H)
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
cattledude18@yahoo.com

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