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.

Extension council members

Chairman
Karl Wilke
Term Ends February 2015
417-285-6615 (H)
Vice Chairman
Marty Blevins
Term Ends February 2016
417-452-2344 (H)
Secretary
Brittany Wilson, City Representative
Term Ends February 2016
wilsob12@lpha.mopublic.org
Treasurer
Bobby Garoutte
Term Ends February 2015
 
Other members
David Botts, County Commissioner
Term Ends February 2016
davidbotts@centurylink.net
Danny Bowling
Term Ends February 2016
417-466-2783 (H)
Shelly Brown
Term Ends February 2015
brown-201@peoplepc.com
417-440-8783 (H)
Nicole Dotson
Term Ends February 2016
sundotnic@aol.com
Carol Durbin
Term Ends February 2015
417-235-6887 (H)
Nate Everts
Term Ends February 2015
(H)
(C)
Jack Gilliam
Term Ends February 2015
gilliamjack@ymail.com
417-439-6101 (H)
(C)
Jennifer Kingsley
Term Ends February 2015
mj2289@millertel.net
417-316-0313 (H)
(C)
Melissa Kleiboeker
Term Ends February 2016
 
Harold Lampe
Term Ends February 2016
hlampe@hotmail.com
Linda McCann
Term Ends February 2016
shineingcrossfarm@aol.com
417-264-1039 (H)
Kimberly Roberts
Term Ends February 2016
 
Steve Ruscha
Term Ends February 2016
417-678-2278 (H)
Miandra Schoen
Term Ends February 2015
miandraschoen@gmail.com
Jim Shepherd
Term Ends February 2016
 
Aletha Smialek
Term Ends February 2015
asmialek@centurytel.net
417-466-7297 (H)
Floyd Thompson
Term Ends February 2015
 

Missouri elected officials serving this county

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