DO YOU WANT TO MAKE CHANGE HAPPEN IN YOUR COMMUNITY?
- Council members believe in education; understand what people need; care about their community.
- Council members work with decision makers, build relationships, and address local issues.
- Council members are advocates, stewards, and everyday citizens who link people with life-changing programs.
You can be the link.
HOW TO BEGIN
- As a qualified voter in the extension district (county), you are eligible to be a candidate for your county extension council.
- Contact your county extension office or county auditor’s office for candidate petition papers.
- Get dates, deadlines, and other details from your county extension office, your county auditor (commissioner of elections), or the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach website.
Printable Extension Council Recruitment Flier (March 2020). Use the flier to start the conversation with potential candidates and to leave with them.