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 Ralls County Extension Council meets the fourth Thursday of the month in the Courthouse basement meeting room. You can call the extension center for meeting times and agenda at 573-985-3911.

Extension council members

Chairman
Laurie Means, City Council
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
means@rallstech.net
573-985-7891 (H)
Vice Chairman
Terry Hoyt
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
hoyttj@gmail.com
573-373-2191 (H)
Secretary
Lisa Peterson
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
573-267-3963 (H)
Treasurer
Allan Wideman
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
acwply@gmail.com
573-985-4525 (H)
573-406-9740 (C)
Other members
Mary Freiling
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
 
Adam Gatson, Farm Bureau
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
 
Janet Golian
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
golian@rallstech.com
5732673729 (H)
R. C. Harlow, County Commissioner
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
 
Matthew Hiner, Youth Representative
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
 
Lynn Hodges
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
Lhodges@rallstech.org
573-221-7355 (H)
Joy Hoyt
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
 
Tom Hurley, Jr.
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
573-565-3435 (H)
Kyle Jameson
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
573-985-8663 (H)
Ellie Lugena, Youth Representative
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
(H)
Cathy McAfee
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
573-406-8467 (C)
John Paschal
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2015
573-221-6445 (H)
573-795-4790 (C)
Leota Shoemyer
Elected Member, Term Ends February 2016
 
Cindy Simpson
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
 
Emma Smith
Appointed Member, Term Ends February 2016
 

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