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 McDonald County Extension Council meets on the first Tuesday of every other month at the Pineville Community Center at 7:00 p.m. The public is invited.

County extension council officers

Ryan Lewis, Chair
ryanl@olemac.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Andrew Sherman, Vice Chair
sherman_ranch@icloud.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Karen Stroud, Secretary
kgardner62@hotmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Jill Buske, Treasurer
jill.buske@firstcommunity.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

County extension council members

Billy Brown
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Brian Buske
Farm Bureau
bbuske@mid-tec.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2020

Nathaniel Clark
nathanclark82890@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

David Holloway
County Commissioner
davesjul@olemac.net
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2020

Alvin Layne
rozlayne@olemac.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Patti Reed
ree4954@hotmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Tyler Shockley
tyler.shockley@simfoods.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2020

Gene Smith
cattlefarmer295@yahoo.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2021

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 159

Senate

District 29