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David Burton
Civic Communications Specialist
2400 S. Scenic Ave.
Springfield, MO 65807

January 20, 2017

Program Review Process Topic of
Presentation at Regional Extension
Council Meeting Jan. 24 in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Southwest Region Extension Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24 at the Greene County Extension Center located in the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S. Scenic Ave in Springfield.

Please register your attendance for the meeting by contacting Sarah Grubaugh by email at or by calling (417) 865-0707.

Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. The business meeting will get underway at 7 p.m.

Mark Stewart, Interim Associate Vice-Chancellor for MU Extension will be the special guest that evening.

"Mark will discuss the program review that our organization is currently experiencing as we work to learn more about the needs and expectations of stakeholders around the state," said Jay Chism, regional director for MU Extension in Southwest Missouri.

Regional Extension Council meetings are open to the public, but due to limited space, advance registration is necessary by calling the regional extension office at (417) 865-0707.

The regional extension council for southwest Missouri is comprised of representatives from each of the 17 extension county councils in the Southwest Region. Each county council, whose members are elected by a public vote, selects its representatives to the regional council where each county has one vote.

The purpose of regional extension councils is to be a forum through which member county councils cooperate in providing effective educational programs for the region.

Source: Jay Chism, (417) 865-0707

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