DAKOTA-THURSTON COUNTY FAIR 
EXECUTIVE BOARD


Ray Sanderson, President, Thurston – 402-922-0247 
Amy Utech, Vice President, Hubbard – 712-299-6775 
Dave Mellick, Secretary, Hubbard – 402-632-4592 

Cherie Conley, Secretary, Hubbard - 712-389-5566



BOARD OF DIRECTORS


Dakota County Agricultural Society 

Scott Bousquet - President, Hubbard 712-203-1055 
Amy Utech - Vice President, Hubbard 712-299-6775 

Dave Mellick, Secretary, Hubbard - 402-632-4592
Cherie Conley - Treasurer, Hubbard 712-389-5566 
Sam Heikes, Dakota City 712-389-2070 
Brett Warren, Dakota City 402-404-1709 
Kayla Kavanaugh, Hubbard 402-404-4924
Miranda Estochen, Dakota City 402-992-0992
Wally Nelson, Homer 712-223-6153


Thurston County Agricultural Society 
Kim Knecht – President, Walthill 712-389-1628 
Ray Sanderson – Vice President, Thurston 402-922-0247 
Mary Paeper – Secretary/Treasurer, Pender 402-922-1299
Kip Ahlers, Thurston 402-922-2668
Shelly Perez, Pender 402-369-3989 
Larry Jessen, Homer 402-698-2510 
Cindy Sebade, Emerson 402-695-2146 
Curt Bonneau, Rosalie 402-863-2598 
Stephanie Luedert, Bancroft 402-648-7488


FAIR MANAGER
Lisa Bousquet, Hubbard 402-610-0689

Extension Educators 
Carol Larvick, Dakota County 402-987-2140

Angela Abts, Dakota County 402-987-2140
Jennifer Hansen, Thurston County 402-385-6041 


Dakota County Extension Office – 402-987-2140 
Thurston County Extension Office – 402-385-6041


Office Managers
Tammy Peterson, Dakota County 402-987-2140
Stacy Keys, Thurston County 402-385-6041


FFA ADVISOR - Rusty Bartlett, Pender 402-385-3244

Click here for the 2016

FAIR THEME

Sew It, Grow It, Show It

The Dakota and Thurston County Agricultural Societies are pleased to present you the 2016 Dakota Thurston County Fair!


Remember.....the Fair is yours! The Fair is the best advertisement our counties have. With your support and cooperation, the success of the 2016 Fair is assured!


We look forward to seeing you at the Fair August 3rd to 7th!