Pettis County District 3: Larry Cloud
Larry Cloud, Pettis County District 3
Member since 1964. Larry is a self-employed farmer and served 6 years in the military. He earned his degree from MU. Larry has served on the Pettis County Extension Board, the local Farm Bureau Board (15 years and as president), and the Green Ridge School Board as a member and as President of the Board. During his six years as a director for CMEC, Larry has earned the distinction of NRECA Certified Cooperative Director.
Pettis County District 3: Debra Wenig
Debra Wenig, Pettis County District 3
Member since 1999. Debra has been married to husband, Robert, for 35 years. She has been employed by the Sedalia School District #200 for 16 years, beginning as an administrative assistant. Currently she holds the position of Food Service Director. Debra previously managed two day care facilities, worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse and taught pre-school.
Pettis County District 3: Ronald L Eickhoff
Ronald L Eickhoff, Pettis County District 3
Member since 1971. Ron is a self-employed farmer and business owner. He and his wife, Carolyn, have been married for 50 years and have three daughters and six grandchildren. Ron is a past CMEC board member and during his service, was elected by his peers to serve on the Central Electric Power Cooperative’s board of directors. Ron earned his BS in Ag-Business and served in the Army National Guard. He is a member of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of Cole Camp, where he has served in various board positions. He is a member of the American Legion Post 305, the Cole Camp Swimming Pool, Cole Camp Jaycees, was Chairman of MO State Fair Access Day and served the Benton County R-I School board for twelve years.
Pettis County District 4: Jennifer Boatright
Jennifer Boatright, Pettis County District 4
Member since 1997. Married to Matt, Jennifer is completing her first three-year term as a CMEC board member. Jennifer and Matt have two children, David, married to Mariah, and Hannah, married to Zach, and two grandsons, Judah and Ephraim. Jennifer retired in 2019 after practicing veterinary medicine at Thompson Hills Animal Clinic for 30 years. She is a Pettis County Extension board member and a Sunday school teacher and AWANA leader at Maplewood Church. Jennifer is currently raising seed stock polled Hereford and Angus cattle, hair sheep and commercial goats and is actively involved in raising grass fed finished animals for Fed From The Farm.
Pettis County District 4: Paul D Calvert
Paul D Calvert, Pettis County District 4
Member since 2004. Paul and his wife Sandra (now deceased) have two adult sons, Benjamin and Isaac. Paul is Assistant to the Director at the Missouri Department of Conservation. He previously worked for the citizens of Pettis County with the Pettis County SWCD and has worked for the citizens of the state of Missouri with the Department of Conservation for 28 years.
Saline County District 2: Ronald D Bledsoe
Ron Bledsoe, Saline County District 2
Member since 1985. Married to Vicki with two children, Linzi and Matthew. Linzi and husband, Reggie, have blessed them with two grandsons, Finnegan and Prescott. Ron is a supervisor for Saline County Levee District #2, the owner/operator of their family farm in Saline County and raises corn and soybeans. He also runs his own cow/calf operation and is a loss adjuster for American Farm Bureau Insurance Services. Ronald currently serves as President of your Board of Directors and has served as the cooperative’s representative on the Association of Missouri Electric Cooperative’s board of directors.
Saline County District 2: Daniel E Crumbaugh
Daniel E Crumbaugh, Saline County District 2
Member since 1994. Married with 2 children. Self-employed farmer.