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 Sullivan County Extension Council meets at noon April thru August and at 6 p.m. September thru March on the Thursday before the last Tuesday of each month. Meetings are held in the Sullivan County Extension Office.

County extension council officers

David Tharp, Chair
Farm Bureau
Term ends February 2020

Shannon Tipton, Vice Chair
Term ends February 2020

Nancy Watt, Secretary
Term ends February 2021

Penny Bronk, Treasurer
Term ends February 2021

County extension council members

Bruce Emberton
Term ends February 2020

Ansil Hale
Term ends February 2021

David Hauser
Term ends February 2021

Jim E Jamison
Term ends February 2021

David May
Term ends February 2020

Chris May
Term ends February 2021

Steven McCully
Term ends February 2020

John McKinny
Term ends February 2021

Gregory Snyder
Term ends February 2020

Kirsten Tharp
Term ends February 2020

Missouri elected officials serving this county


District 003


District 12