Shelby County Board Members

Board Members County: 
Alan Schwanke
Years Served: 
Elected in 1988
Vice Chair
Scot Shively
Years Served: 
Elected in 1996
Mike Daugherty
Years Served: 
Elected in 2018
E.W. Carroll
Years Served: 
Elected in 2014
Secretary (University of Missouri Extension)
Carrie Elsen
Years Served: 
Appointed 2020
Additional Information: 

Contact the office at 573-633-2211, ext. 3

Date and Time: 
Board Election Information: 

Next Election: Areas 1 and 3.


Nomination Period is November 1-November 30

The qualifications required to be a supervisor are:

1. Being a land representative from the district. 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, 10 CSR 70-4.010(1)(I)

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. Section 278.110, RSMo.

5. Be eighteen (18) years of age or older by the election date and be willing to serve the full term they are elected for.

6. Provide a valid mailing address to the program office and notify the program of any change of address during their term.