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 Stone County Extension Council meets at 7 p.m. on the first Monday of the month at the Stone County Annex on the south side of the square.

County extension council officers

John Elmore, Chair
417-588-5246 (cell)
jpelmore2012@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2016

Bob McConnell, Vice Chair
bmcconnell1@mediacombb.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Monica Spittler, Secretary
spittlerm@missouri.edu
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Michael Kaup, Treasurer
417-723-5536 (home)
mekaup@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

County extension council members

Diane Asher
417-840-8854 (cell)
wined@sbcglobal.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2016

Caleb Baker
Thebaker2014@yahoo.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Judy Berkstresser
stoneclerk@yahoo.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2017

Lester Davis
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2016

Bill Dilliner
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Mike Flinn
417-538-1986 (home)
316-655-0672 (cell)
nmflinn@yahoo.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2016

Jody LeMaster
jodygail@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Kyle Maples
Youth Representative
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2016

Mark Maples
County Commissioner
markwmaples@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2016

Brad McCain
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Ali McCain
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Larry Muhs
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Kenan Sims
Youth Representative
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2016

Deb Waterman
417-527-1523 (cell)
cdeb4re@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2016

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 138
District 158

Senate

District 29