Audrain County Presiding Commissioner Steve Hobbs Stepping Down to Start New Role

Audrain County presiding commissioner Steve Hobbs will be stepping down to begin a new position.

The Board of Directors for the Missouri Association of Counties approved the appointment of Hobbs as the new executive director of the association on Thursday at one of its regular board meetings at Camden on the Lake Resort.

Hobbs will begin his new role with the association on September 15th and replaces former long-term Executive Director Dick Burke, who retired August 1st.

Hobbs was elected to the Missouri House of Representatives in 2002, after his time at the Capitol, he was elected presiding commissioner of Audrain County and took office in 2011.