Four Grundy County residents were elected to the Grundy County Extension Council in the Nov. 6 general election. They are Vernon Johnson of Wellsburg, Dorothy Sheller of Eldora and Brandon Sowers of Parkersburg.
Current members of the council who were re-elected to four-year terms are Christine Tobias of Conrad.
The new members will replace Nathan Stewart of Dike, Matt Buttjer of Aplington and Diane Haupt of Wellsburg.
Carryover council members whose terms expire at the end of 2014 are Glenn Johnson of Parkersburg, Linda McMartin of Grundy Center, Ryan Bakker of Steamboat Rock, Janelle Koenigsfeld of Reinbeck and Bonnie Shinn of Reinbeck. Council members elected in November will begin their terms in January and the council will meet in early January to elect officers.
The Extension Council is the county governing body of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Council members hire county staff, manage the county extension budget and help determine programming, said Glenn Johnson, Grundy County Extension Council Chairperson. The Grundy county extension office is located at 703 F Avenue, Suite 1, Grundy Center, Iowa 50638.