April 12, 2022— Dustin Stanton, of Centralia, was appointed by Governor Parson as the Boone County Treasurer on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. He was sworn into the office during a ceremony this morning in the Boone County Commission Chambers.
Mr. Stanton is the co-owner and operator of Stanton Brothers Eggs, a 2014 graduate of the University of Missouri, and long-time board member of Boone County Farm Bureau. He has also served in several leadership roles within various civic groups in the area such as the Co-Chair of the Agribusiness & Bioscience Committee for the Columbia Chamber of Commerce; the President of the Boone County Farm Bureau; the President of the Columbia Farmers Market; and as a Liaison for the Boone County Extension Council.
Mr. Stanton’s term will run through 12/31/22, following Tom Darrough’s departure from the office in January 2022.