Commission District 2

County Commissioner Rob Roberts

District 2 covers the city of Paola and north Paola and west Middle Creek townships.


  • Commissioner Roberts was elected to his first term in November 2008
  • Rob and his wife Marilyn have one daughter and three grandchildren
  • Rob has served on many local boards and participated in many countywide activities:
    • Paola City Council (7 years)
    • Paola City Treasurer (8 years)
    • Paola City Mayor (1 year)
    • Miami County Republican Party
    •  Miami County Veterans Memorial Board of Directors
    • Salvation Army - Service Volunteer for Miami County
    • Kansas County Commissioners Association, past Chairman (4 years)
    • Kansas Association of Counties Board Member (4 years)
    • Southeast Kansas Works, Chief Elected Officials Board/Chairman (5 years)
    • KWORKS, Vice-Chairman (4 years)
    • MidAmerica Regional Council, Current Chairman (5 years)