Board & Election Information
(Rick Stramel, Steve Hunter, Ed Browning, Gay Lynne Dawson, Steve Fredrickson)
- ChairGay Lynne DawsonElected Area:3Areas Served:Sarcoxie township
- Vice ChairRick StramelElected Area:2Areas Served:Carthage township
- TreasurerSteve HunterElected Area:1Areas Served:Jasper township
- MemberSteve FredricksonElected Area:4Areas Served:Carl Junction township
- Secretary (University of Missouri Extension)VACANT
Board of Supervisors Meetings
Contact the district office for more information: 417-358-8199.
Next Election: TBA (Date and Area)
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.