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.
- Extension Council Recruitment Flier (March 2020). Use the flier to start the conversation with potential candidates and to leave with them.
- Extension Council Nominating Committee Process and Orientation
- Extension Council Nominating Composition and Anaylsis
- Sample Letter of Invitation - Council_Nomination.docx