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 Barton County Extension Council meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first Monday of each month except for Sept. the Sept. meeting is on the first Thursday. Meetings are held at the Barton County Extension Office in Lamar, MO. The public is invited.

County extension council officers

Lee Howard, Chair
lelandhoward514@gmail.com
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Kathy Pace, Secretary
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

County extension council members

Paul Crabtree
417-214-2896 (cell)
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Jason Frieden
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Gerry Garrett
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Kristen Huke
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Russell Massa
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Cinda Miller
417-682-2336 (home)
gailmiller@pixius.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Bradley Morgan
417-214-5891 (cell)
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Joyce Moser
417-682-5681 (home)
joycemoser1@sbcglobal.net
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Carlee Phipps
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Ben Reed
County Commissioner
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Amanda Robertson
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Caleb Robertson
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Hailey Rook
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Belinda Shoff
Appointed member                             Term ends February 2019

Sondra Smith
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Jim Stettler
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Dennis Wilson
Elected member                                 Term ends February 2020

Missouri elected officials serving this county

House

District 127

Senate

District 31