The Camden County University of Missouri Extension Council is now accepting nominations from members of the public interested in serving on the Council beginning in March 2014.
Council members assist in identifying, planning and marketing extension programs in the county, providing local extension governance, and serving as ambassadors of University of Missouri Extension.
Every county in Missouri has an Extension Council made up of elected and appointed members who represent the broad educational needs and backgrounds of people in the county. Council candidates must be at least 18 years old and reside in the district they represent. Council members are elected to serve a two-year term on the Extension Council.
The Camden County Extension Council will have positions open in –
* District 1 (Horseshoe Bend, Osage Beach, Linn Creek, Camdenton, Sunrise Beach),
* District 2 (Climax Springs, Greenview, Macks Creek, Roach), and
* District 3 (Freedom, Hill House, Montreal, Stoutland, and Toronto).
The upcoming 2014 public election will occur during the third week of January.
If you are interested in serving on the University of Missouri Extension Council, or to secure additional information about the election process please contact Jackie Rasmussen at the Camden County Extension Center, Phone 573-346-2644. Nominations are due by Nov. 27.