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 Lewis County Extension Council meets every 4th Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm.

County extension council officers

Lea Rash, Chair
660-216-5374 (cell)
munzlinger_2006@hotmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Kaley Bozarth, Vice Chair
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Lezlie Durst, Secretary
ldurst@canton.k12.mo.us
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Carroll Hoffman, Treasurer
573-288-5567 (home)
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2020

County extension council members

Jessica Campen
660-342-5516 (cell)
jecmvd@mail.missouri.edu
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Danielle Garner
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Joe Iliff
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Aron Knoche
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Wayne Murphy, Jr.
County Commissioner
217-242-9945 (cell)
waynemurphyjr@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

David Plant
573-215-2580 (home)
660-341-2384 (cell)
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Jesse Porter
573-406-9434 (cell)
jesseporter2014@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Jason Vaughn
573-822-5178 (cell)
avaughn6306@yahoo.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Linda Williams
573-288-3135 (home)
573-795-7662 (cell)
lindannw@hotmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 004

Senate

District 18