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 Marion County Extension Council usually meets at 6 p.m. on the first Monday of each month at the courthouse.

County extension council officers

Glenn Wagner, Chair
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Michael Powell, Vice Chair
dpfgcpal@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Geri Graves, Secretary
graves3@charter.net
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2020

Kenneth Lovelace, Treasurer
jklove @socket.net
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2021

County extension council members

Steven Begley
skbegleys@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2021

Stephanie Cooper
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Denise Damron
ddamron@jastl.org
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Dan Delaney
dancoop@centurytel.net
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2020

John Ellis
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Kathy Keim
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Kevin Knapp
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2021

Janet Lehenbauer
sjlehenbauer@ktis.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Jennifer Meyer
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Drew Ward
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Richard Willard
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 005

Senate

District 18