State Committee Chairpersons for 2018-2019

Professional improvement committees

Natural Resources/Aquaculture: Todd Lorenz
Agronomy and Pest Management: Wyatt Miller
Ag. Economics and Community Development: Brent Carpenter
Animal Science: Amie Schleicher
Sustainable Agriculture: Patrick Byers
Horticulture and Turfgrass: Sarah Denkler

Extension development committees

Public Relations and Agriculture Issues: Wayne Flanary
Early Career Development: Anita Ellis
Administrative Skills Development: Eldon Cole
Teaching & Educational Technologies: Kent Shannon

Program recognition committees

Communications: Darla Campbell
Search for Excellence: Jennifer Schutter
4-H and youth: Ted Probert
Professional Excellence: Joe Koenen
Public Relations: Karisha Devlin
Recognition and Awards: Tim Schnakenberg; Co-Chair: Gene Schmitz
Scholarship: Travis Harper

Regional Representatives: (2 year terms beginning after the annual meeting; i.e. 17-19 means after the 2017 annual meeting and ending at the 2019 annual meeting)

Lincoln University: open
East Central: Charles Ellis (16-18)
Northeast: Joe Koenen (17-19)
Northwest: Katie Neuner (17-19)
Urban:  (17-19): open
Southeast: Donna Aufdenberg (16-18)
Southwest: Tim Schnakenberg (17-19)
West Central: Travis Harper (17-19)
University of Missouri Campus: Marcia Shannon (17-19)

Special Committees

Life Members: Melvin Brees
MAEP History: Todd Lorenz; Mary Sobba (Co-Chairs)
Sponsorship: Tim Schnakenberg (Chair); Karisha Devlin
Ag Leadership Award: Tim Schnakenberg (Chair): Katie Kammler, Valerie Tate, and David Hoffman (Composed of the chair plus the MAEP President, President Elect and Secretary)
Nomination Committee: Brent Carpenter, Joni Harper, and Patrick Byers (Composed of the three latest past President)

NACAA National Leadership from Missouri

National Officer:

National Committee Chairs:

Recognition and Awards: Joni Harper (2020)

National Committee Vice-Chairs - North Central Region:

Professional Improvement

Horticulture & Turfgrass: Patrick Byers (2019)

Program Recognition Council

Scholarship: Travis Harper (2020)

Life Members: Melvin Brees