Central Committee Members & Openings

Boone County Township Map (PDF)
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The Boone County Republican Central Committee is made up of elected members of each ward or township authorized by Missouri Statute to conduct the business of the Republican Party in Boone County. The county is organized starting with wards inside cities and then out into the county townships. Each ward and township are permitted to have one man and one woman on the Committee.

The Committee currently meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month starting at 6:30 p.m. at Denny’s in Columbia.

Sara Walsh, Ashland Ward 1 Committeewoman
Steve Walsh, Ashland Ward 1 Committeeman
Dale Roberts, Ashland Ward 2 Committeeman
MaryLou Green, Cedar Township Committeewoman
Jim Green, Cedar Township Committeeman
Russ Walker, Columbia Township Committeeman
Bill Samuels, Columbia Ward 1 Committeeman
Joanne Basye, Columbia Ward 2 Committeewoman
Anthony Lupo, Columbia Ward 2 Committeeman
Danielle Wiedmier, Columbia Ward 3 Committeewoman
Jason Gatz, Columbia Ward 3 Committeeman
Bev Fries, Columbia Ward 4 Committeewoman
Roger Fries, Columbia Ward 4 Committeeman
Rosa Schleeter, Columbia Ward 5 Committeewoman, Vice-Chair
Taylor Burks, Columbia Ward5 Committeeman
Erich Albert, Columbia Ward 6 Committeeman
Cheri Reisch, Hallsville Ward 1 Committeewoman
Richard Hicks, Hallsville Ward 2 Committeeman
Rhonda Basye, Katy Township Committeewoman
Chuck Basye, Katy Township Committeeman
Mike Zweifel, Missouri Township Committeeman, Chair
Peggy Eskew, Perche Township Committeewoman
Dan Judy, Perche Township Committeeman
Thomas Mendenhall, Rock Bridge Township Committeeman
Elizabeth “Betsy” Phillips, Rocky Fork Township Committeewoman
Ernie Phillips, Rocky Fork Township Committeeman
Lynn Acton, Three Creeks Township Committeewoman
Terry Spickert, Three Creeks Township Committeeman

Please see the list below for the current vacancies on the Central Committee. Please contact the committee at boonecountyrepublicans@gmail.com or call Chair Mike Zweifel at 573-808-2947 (leave message) if you are interested in filling one of these vacancies. You must be nominated by a member of the current committee, and then voted upon by the whole committee for installation as a Committeeman/woman at the next meeting of the Committee. A requirement for being a Committee member is that you must have lived at your current address for one year, and that the position is available to be filled by nomination.

Ashland Ward 2 (Committeewoman)
Ashland Ward 3 (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Bourbon Township (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Centralia Township (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Centralia Ward 1 (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Centralia Ward 2 (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Centralia Ward 3 (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Columbia Township (Committeewoman)
Columbia Ward 1 (Committeewoman)
Columbia Ward 6 (Committeewoman)
Hallsville Ward 1 (Committeeman)
Hallsville Ward 2 (Committeewoman)
Missouri Township (Committeewoman)
Rocheport Ward 1 (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Rocheport Ward 2 (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Rock Bridge Township (Committeewoman)
Sturgeon Ward 1 (Committeeman and Committeewoman)
Sturgeon Ward 2 (Committeeman and Committeewoman)

If your committee spot is full, but you still want to volunteer, please contact Mike because the Committee has additional sub-committees that can utilize your talents and abilities to help grow the Republican Party in Boone County.