Cowley Extension Council
The Cowley County Extension Council is comprised of 24 county members that are elected to four Program Development Areas. The four program areas are Agriculture, Family & Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Development. Below is a table listing the 2018 Cowley County Extension Council Members. Elections are held each fall for 12 of these positions. Each person serves a two year term. View this video to learn more about Program Development Committees.
2019 Extension Council Election
The 2019 Extension Council Election was held Saturday, November 17, 2018. View information about the candidates here. Elected to serve a two-year term (starting in 2019): 4-H- Craig Depenbusch, Angie Krepps, Sarah Tatum, FCS- Ruth Bumgarner, Stephanie Mackey, Janet Davidson, ANR- Justin Brazle, Mike Legako, Russ Gottlob, CD- Will Abernathy, James Jirak, Sarah Werner.
2018 Extension Council
|4-H Youth Development||Family & Consumer Sciences||Agriculture and Natural Resources||Community Development|
|Jessie Bradley||Ruth Bumgarner||Phillip Bruce||Brian Biddle|
|Brett Brown||Liz Lawrence||Brad Bryant||Marian Hedges|
|Craig Depenbusch||Stephanie Mackey||Carrol Campbell||Grady Martin|
|Angie Krepps||Julie McClure||Mike Legako||Craig Pringle|
|Amanda Mugler||Rocio Peirce||Darrel Long||Dustin Quint|
|Brett Thomson||Julie Swanson||Bill Mueller||Sarah Werner|
Nine members from the Extension Council are elected each year at the annual meeting to serve on the Cowley County Extension Council Executive Board. The Executive Board meets monthly and conducts the business of the Extension Office. They oversee the financial aspects of the Extenison office as well as employ agents to staff the office. The Executive Board is comprised of a chairman, vice chairman, secretary, treasurer and 5 members. All four program development committees must be represented on the Executive Board.
2018 Extension Council Executive Board
Chair - Mike Legako
Vice Chair - Marian Hedges
Treasurer - Bill Mueller
Secretary - Stephanie Mackey
Members - Jessie Bradley, Phillip Bruce, Brett Brown, Julie Swanson, Brett Thomson
In 2018, monthly Extension Council Executive Board meetings have been scheduled for the first Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at the Cowley County Courthouse, Extension Assembly Room. Location and date may change, please call (620) 221-5450 to confirm.
Co-Wordmark Policy (9/20/2017)
Cowley County 4-H Volunteer Screening Policy (9/7/2017)
Cowley County 4-H Financial Policy (9/4/2014)
Grievance Request (Rev. 4/3/2018)
Public Comment Policy (11/2013)
Grant Request Policy (7/2013, 1/2014)
Vehicle Use Policy (11/30/11)
Trailer Use Policies - Shooting Sports Trailer (5/23/07) & 4-H Fair Trailer (4/25/07)
PA System Policy (2007)