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 Lawrence County Extension Council meets at 7 p.m. on the first Monday in February, April, June, August, October and December. The public is invited.

County extension council officers

Karl Wilke, Chair
417-285-6615 (home)
Term ends February 2017

Jack Gilliam, Vice Chair
417-439-6101 (home)
gilliamjack@ymail.com
Term ends February 2017

Jeanne Jones, Secretary
jones_jeanne@hotmail.com
Term ends February 2017

Danny Bowling, Treasurer
417-466-2783 (home)
dbowling68@centurytel.net
Term ends February 2018

County extension council members

Robert Bellis
rwbellis@gmail.com
Term ends February 2017

David Botts
davidbotts@centurylink.net
Term ends February 2018

Shelly Brown
417-440-8783 (home)
brown-201@peoplepc.com
Term ends February 2017

Nicole Dotson
417-258-7663 (home)
sundotnic@aol.com
Term ends February 2018

Mark Fellwock
fellwockdairy@gmail.com
Term ends February 2017

James Freiburger
417-498-6789 (home)
Term ends February 2018

Shane Jackson
Term ends February 2018

Linda Jelinek
417-236-4800 (home)
Term ends February 2018

Jennifer Kingsley
417-316-0313 (home)
mj2289@millertel.net
Term ends February 2017

Maclain Rapp
hdhoops41@icloud.com
Term ends February 2017

Kimberly Roberts
417-737-0977 (home)
cowgirlcat@live.com
Term ends February 2018

Jim Shepherd
ssfpoultry@yahoo.com
Term ends February 2018

Robert Smith
417-849-1164 (cell)
robbie.smith@simmonsfirst.com
Term ends February 2018

Lisa Wilken
lwilken@jackhenry.com
Term ends February 2017

Brittany Wilson
wilsob12@lpha.mopublic.org
Term ends February 2018

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 157
District 158

Senate

District 29