George Engelbach, Chairman, is a full-time farmer and does a little of everything from cropping and haying to running a cow/calf operation. George has been on the board for 17 years and also serves on the Valley Ambulance District Board, Hillsboro School Board, Jefferson College Board, Farm Bureau and a new member of the County Council.
Gary Bonacker, Vice-Chairman, is a full-time farmer as well. Gary runs a cow/calf operation and crops many acres of soybeans and corn. Gary has served on the board for 5 years.
Dale Pierce, Treasurer, works full-time for the U.S. Postal Service. He also farms and has a cow/calf operation and does some cropping. Dale has served on the board for 15 years.
Jamie Henry, Member, is a full-time farmer and seed representative for Millborn Seeds. Jamie and his wife, Amber, own and operate Henry's Meats, LLC., and are raising two sons on their farm just outside of DeSota. Jamie and Amber sell beef, pork, and lamb weekly at the DeSota Farmer's Market and have their own meat store at home. Jamie brings a lot of farming knowledge to the SWCD Board of Supervisors.
Debi Kelly, Secretary, Horticulture/Local Foods Specialist with the University of Missouri Extension in Jefferson County. Debi was appointed as secretary in June of 2014.
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