County Commissioner Keith Diediker
District 5 covers the townships of Richland, Stanton, south Paola, east Valley, Osage, Miami, Sugar Creek, and Middle Creek.
- Commissioner Keith Diediker was elected in November 2022
- A lifetime Miami County Resident.
- Keith and his wife Edie have been married since 1985.
- Keith and Edie built their new home in 1989 north of Fontana, Kansas.
- Keith operates a small cattle operation with his father and brother.
- Keith was hired by the Miami County Road & Bridge in 1986
- Bridge Crew for 15 years
- Road Crew for 2 years
- Vegetation Management Crew for 16 years
- Retired in 2019
- Worked 2020 - 2022 part-time as a summer mower man
- Keith has been involved in many various community activities, including:
- Osawatomie Elks Lodge #921
- Osawatomie Masonic Lodge, Treasurer for the past 24 years
- Osage Cemetary District
- Osage Township Board Trustee
- Lifetime NRA member