Board & Election Information
- ChairCarole WittYears Served:Elected in 1994
- Vice ChairSteve RichterYears Served:Elected in 2006
- TreasurerLinda MedleyYears Served:Elected in 2000
- MemberDanny EngelageYears Served:Elected in 2004
- Secretary (University of Missouri Extension)Jill ScheidtYears Served:Appointed in 2013
Board of Supervisors Meetings
Call 417-637-5993 for more information.
Next Election: The Dade County SWCD is taking nominations for Board Members for February 2022 election for Territory 2 & 4. Nominations period is from November 1, to December 1, 2021.
Information link and teritory map:
Elections are held every two years.
The qualifications required to be a supervisor are:
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.
Residing in, or owning a farm in, the area from which he/she is nominated where there is an expiring term.
Being a cooperator of the district, defined as, "a person who is actively engaged in farming and practices conservation activities related to agriculture".
Being a current resident and tax-paying citizen of the county for at least two years preceding the election date.
Being eighteen (18) years of age or older by the election date.