Local Government Education and Training

Local Government Education and Training

Cooperative Extension has close ties with local county government. For over 20 years educational programs have been available that help citizens understand the operation of the offices located in the county courthouse. recently Extension has been providing training programs for county commissioners, clerks, assessors, sheriffs, court clerks, and treasurers. Education of public finance alternatives, such as county sales tax or municipal lodging tax, is provided. Training programs are available for county excise board members. Extension also provides training for newly elected or appointed fire and emergency medical service boards.

For more information contact:  

Dr. Notie Lansford, Extension Economist. View his profile page.  

Don Sporleder, Local Government Specialist. View his profile page.

Ann Embree, Local Government Specialist. View his profile page.

Judy Rudin, Communications Specialist. View his profile page.

Suzette Barta, Assistant State Extension Specialist. View his profile page.

Access a list of our most recent publications!

View a schedule of upcoming County Officer Training!