The Marshall County Extension Board, the oversight committee for Purdue Extension activities in Marshall County, will host its annual meeting and dinner on Thursday, November 9, at 6:00 PM. The meeting will be held at Plymouth Wesleyan Church, located at 11203 Michigan Road in Plymouth. The meeting will include a full meal, prepared by Log House Restaurant.

The Extension Board Annual Meeting will begin with registration and fellowship at 6:00 PM, with dinner to follow. This year’s featured speaker will be Representative Jack Jordan.

The entire Marshall County community is welcome and encouraged to attend. Tickets for the Marshall County Extension Board Annual Meeting are available through the Marshall County Extension Office or any current Extension Board member, at the cost of $10.00/ticket. Tickets must be purchased before November 1st.

Current Extension Board members include President- Todd Stuckman, Vice President – Marianne Peters, Secretary- Lynn Fitzpatrick, Terri Barnhart, Steve Barry, Kim Bates, Karen Boland, Oliva Cortes, Brent Johnson, Jamie Fleury, Cathy Strycker, and Jodie Overmyer.

The Purdue Extension Service is represented in Marshall County by interim County Extension Director Samantha Williams, Briana Slonaker, Extension Educator for Agriculture and Natural Resources, and Karen Richey, Extension Educator for Health and Human Sciences. Beckie Lies is the local Community Wellness Coordinator. Nutrition Education Program Assistants include Kathe Beehler and Yolanda Gorka. Office support staff include Lindsay Schrader, Stephanie Hunt, and Krystyna Hyrczyk.  

To purchase Annual Meeting and Dinner tickets, please contact the Marshall County Extension Office at 574-935-8545 or e-mail The Extension Office is located on the 3rd floor of the Marshall County Building, 112 West Jefferson Street Room 304 in Plymouth.