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 Texas County Extension Council meets at 6 p.m. on the first Monday of the month at the extension center. Meetings are open to the public.

County extension council officers

Bobby Hagler, Chair
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Kristie Miller, Vice Chair
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Rhonda Mitchell, Secretary/Treasurer
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

County extension council members

Austin Bathon
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Brandon Brawley
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Elaine Campbell
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

John Casey
County Commissioner
commision@texascountymissouri.gov
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Ralph Ford
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Susan Ford
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Duane Gabriel
417-458-4532 (home)
motoman655@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Serena Hagler
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Kim Heckman
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Shalena Purcell
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2019

Robert Rouse
Farm Bureau
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Bridgette Williams
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2018

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 142

Senate

District 33