Extension Council

The Extension Council is authorized by the University of Illinois Board of Trustees, in accordance with state law, to be actively involved in the operation of University of Illinois Extension.  Extension Councils cooperate with Extension staff in planning, promoting, developing, implementing, evaluating, and financing an Extension program designed to meet the needs, interests, and resources of the local communities served.

Advisory Council Meeting Minutes & Agendas


January Meeting
April Meeting


February 15 Meeting
June 7 Meeting
August Meeting
October Meeting


February 23 Meeting
April 27 Meeting
August 17 Meeting
November 9 Meeting


February 8 Meeting
May 10 Meeting
September 29 Meeting
December 1 Meeting


February 10 Meeting
May 11 Meeting


March 11 Meeting
September 9 Meeting
November 4 Meeting

Advisory Council Members
  • Julie Brooks (Jefferson County)
  • Mike Bruns (Clinton County)
  • Korbin Collins (Washington County)
  • Dee DeMoss (Washington County)
  • Wesley Gozia (Clinton County)
  • Charlie Hensley (Washington County)
  • Matt Hornbostel (Washington County)
  • Julie Karmeier (Washington County)
  • Galen Mahle (Clinton County)
  • Elaine McNamara (Bond County)
  • Julie Miessner (Washington County)
  • Bernard Myers (Bond County)
  • Sam Phillips (Marion County)
  • Jeff Pingsterhaus (Marion County)
  • Natalie Shook (Jefferson County)
  • Jamie Storey (Jefferson County)
  • Nick Suess (Bond County)
  • Terry Wilkerson (Jefferson County)
  • Herb Williams (Marion County)
  • Julie Wollerman (Bond County)