Board & Election Information

Board Members

  • Chair
    Kent Rogge

    Clay & Lexington Township

  • Vice Chair
    Steve Dyer

    Davis & Freedom Township


  • Treasurer
    Justin Salyer

    Dover & Middleton Township

  • Member
    Sara Young

    Sni-A-Bar & Washington Township


  • Secretary (University of Missouri Extension)
    Katie Neuner

Board of Supervisors Meetings

Meeting Place:
USDA Building/NRCS Conference Room, 120 W 19th St., Higginsville, MO
Meeting Date and Time:
Last Wednesday of each month at 8:00 a.m.

For exact dates and times, call the Lafayette County Soil and Water Conservation District at 660-584-8732, ext. # 3.

Election Information

Nomination period for Clay & Lexington Township and Dover & Middleton Township Is November 1 - 30, 2023.


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.