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Extension Council - What Is It?

The County Extension Council is composed of 24 members. Six are elected in each of 4 program areas, Agriculture, Family & Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Development. Each individual is elected to serve two years. Term limits are for two, two year terms. These six members in each of the 4 program areas create the core of County Program Development Committees. To get more information on how you could be nominated, how you can vote, and the overall election process, contact the County Extension Director.

At the annual meeting, the County Extension Council elects from its own members, nine individuals to serve on the County Extension Executive Board, consisting of a chair, vice chair, secretary, treasurer and five other members.

2019 Extension Council Board Members

Deann Gillen - Chairman

Sara Schweer-Gleason - Vice Chairman

Jennifer Gerber -  Secretary

Jackie Gigot - Treasurer

Aaron Elam - Member

Wayne Goss - Member

Johnetta Hebrlee - Member

Kelli Livermore - Member

Carmen Rhodes - Member