City Council

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Elizabeth Weeks

Council Member - Ward 1

- 1st term as Council Member
- Holden Park and Recreation Board Member 2015-2018
- Local business owner

Angie Thomas

Council Member - Ward 1

Jeremy Knox

Council Member - Ward 2

Jim Nipko

Council Member - Ward 2

- Appointed to Council by Mayor Todd
- City Council liaison to BPW
- Currently mayor pro-temp
- Resident of Holden since January of 1994
- Graduated from CMSU with a BSBA in May of 1992
- Member of Cert and Warrensburg EMA
- Retired military with lifetime membership in VFW and American Legion
- President of Methodist men's group
- Volunteers at the Warrensburg Veterans Home

James McDaniel

Council Member - Ward 3
  • Ward III councilman
  • Elected to the council April 2015
  • Currently serving second term 2017-2019


  1. Ways and Means Committee
  2. Building Committee
  3. Stormwater Committee
  4. Former Board of Public Works member

Rusty Kephart

Council Member - Ward 3

- Life long resident of Holden
- Retired Agriculture Education instructor at Holden High School
- Member of Holden First Baptist Church
- Serve as Secretary of the Holden HOPE organization

Larry Clarkin

Council Member - Ward 4

Mike Zumwalt

Council Member - Ward 4

Citizen's Boards

Planning & Zoning

Jeremy Knox (Chair), Mike Zumwalt (Rep)

Dennis Pine, Yvette Stephens, Virginia Riley, Donna Woods, Sara Henderson, Tara Martley, Gwyln Huffman, 1 vacant slot

Water Board

Jim Nipko (Rep)

Katy Barrett, Deanna Kalebic, Jason Brown, Al West

Merit Board

Angie Thomas (Chair), Elizabeth Weeks (Rep)

Bobbi Johnson, Robin Watkins, Gloria Clarkin, Samantha Mcaninch, Brittany Ralston

Park Board

Elizabeth Weeks (Chair), Jeremy Knox (Rep)

Katey Summer, Jeremy Flashpohler, Jordon Knox, Rodger McConville, Andrew Wakeman, Karley Kilgore, Justin Young, Ashley Findley

Council Committees
Department Council Chair Council Rep
Fire Kephart Clarkin
Street Zumwalt McDaniel
Police Weeks Clarkin
Water Nipko
Building & Grounds Thomas Knox
Ways & Means McDaniel Nipko
Zoning Knox Zumwalt
Utilities Clarkin Thomas
Parks Weeks Knox
Economical Dev. Nipko Kephart
Merit Board Thomas Weeks
Storm Water McDaniel Zumwalt and Kephart
Citizen Randy Butt & Mary Butt