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

County extension council officers

Greg Cook, Chair
417-935-4022 (home)
417-209-5828 (cell)
rgcook@centurytel.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Ray Schooley, Vice Chair
417-859-2594 (home)
rayschooley@centurytel.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Ember Mikkelsen, Secretary
417-473-6509 (home)
semikkelsen@aol.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2016

Laura Vinehout, Treasurer
417-859-7231 (home)
lavpeach@hotmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

County extension council members

Robert A Carnahan
417-859-6979 (home)
417-838-4003 (cell)
bobnpegcarnahan@cs.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2016

Marlena Clopton
MFA
417-818-9406 (cell)
mclopton@mfa-inc.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2017

Evelyn Cunningham
Farm Bureau
417-759-2187 (home)
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2017

Katie Ingalsbe
katieboat@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2016

Ward Jones
County Commissioner
wjones@webstercountymo.gov
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2017

Richard Lee Mann, Jr.
417-859-5452 (home)
417-630-2011 (cell)
dmannWCEMA@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2016

Joyce Noland
417-840-5385 (cell)
joycenoland@hotmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2016

Mike Rust
417-840-0825 (cell)
rusty21@mchsi.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2016

Steve Schotthofer
417-630-1456 (cell)
jerseydairy@gmail.com
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Marci JE Sonnemaker
417-234-5775 (cell)
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Mel Troyer
City Representative
417-630-0097 (home)
mtroyer@mediacombb.net
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2017

Bonnie Wilcox
417-473-1805 (home)
gbmorse@centurytel.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2017

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 141
District 137

Senate

District 33