Board & Election Information

Board Members

  • Chairman
    Gary Bock
    Elected Area: 
    Areas Served: 
    Applecreek and Shawnee townships
    Years Served: 
    Elected in 2012
  • Vice Chair
    Keith Eftink
    Elected Area: 
    Areas Served: 
    Liberty, Hubble, and Welch townships
    Years Served: 
    Elected in 2018
  • Treasurer
    Susan Jahn
    Elected Area: 
    Areas Served: 
    Randol and Cape Girardeau townships
    Years Served: 
    Elected in 2008
  • Member
    Kenny Spooler
    Elected Area: 
    Areas Served: 
    Bryd, Whitewater, and Kinder townships
    Years Served: 
    Elected in 2010
  • University of Missouri Extension Representative
    Anthony Ohmes
    Years Served: 
    Appointed in 2013

Board of Supervisors Meetings

Meeting Place:
Soil and Water Office - 480 West Jackson Trail, Jackson, MO.
Meeting Date and Time:
Third Wednesday of each month at 8:30 a.m.

Place, Date and time are subject to change by the Chairman due to conflict. Please contact the office at 573-243-1467 ext 3 to have items placed on the agenda or to confirm date and time.

Election Information

Next Election is February 2024

Notice of Election



Elections are held every two years.

The qualifications required to be a supervisor are:

  1. Being a land representative from the district (as defined in 10 CSR 70-4.010 (1) (I)). A land representative is defined as the owner or representative authorized by power of attorney of any farm lying within an area proposed to be established, and subsequently established, as a soil and water conservation district under Chapter 278, RSMo. Each farm is entitled to representation by a land representative: provided, however that the land representative is a taxpayer of the county within which the soil and water district is located.

  2. Residing in, or owning a farm in, the area from which he/she is nominated where there is an expiring term.

  3. Being a cooperator of the district, defined as, "a person who is actively engaged in farming and practices conservation activities related to agriculture".

  4. Being a current resident and tax-paying citizen of the county for at least two years preceding the election date.

  5. Being eighteen (18) years of age or older by the election date.