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 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.

County extension council officers

Amy Kephart, Chair
660-238-0356 (home)
660-238-0356 (cell)
Amy.Kephart@umb.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Joyce Fitzgerald, Vice Chair
816-288-9868 (cell)
fitzf7@aol.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Kelly Fleming, Secretary
660-653-0128 (home)
660-238-4074 (cell)
kfleming@iland.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Carla Shaw, Treasurer
6605622078 (home)
8163510071 (cell)
mikeshaw@agristar.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

County extension council members

Trina Anstine
660-909-3485 (cell)
trinaanstinerealtor@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Allison Bolt
660-441-7113 (cell)
allison.bolt@usbank.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Monique Eames
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Erin Elliott
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Michelle Farmer
816-739-0823 (home)
816-590-5823 (cell)
softball18@embarqmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Bill Gabel
660-747-7877 (home)
660-580-0104 (cell)
wgabel@jococourthouse.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Verna Jenkins
660-909-1934 (cell)
vjenkins69@hotmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Paul Marbery
660-909-4638 (cell)
pmarbery@hotmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Sofia Metcalf
660-238-7911 (cell)
sofia.metcalf18@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

David Renck
660-232-4213 (home)
660-232-4213 (cell)
davidrenck@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Nancy Shaw
660-238-0766 (cell)
n52shaw@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Sarah Smidt
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

William Wheat
660-563-2129 (home)
660-233-0711 (cell)
southerncomfort2@charter.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Carol White
660-747-6278 (home)
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2018

Billie Winter
660-429-1032 (home)
314-541-5061 (cell)
michaelwinter@charter.net
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

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