Councilmember Brice Stewart
Second District Councilmember Brice Stewart was elected to his first term on the Independence City Council in June 2020. He was born and raised in the rural community of Braymer, Mo., located in Caldwell County. He graduated from Hardin Central High school and went on to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Colorado Technical University and an Associate’s Degree in Network Administration from Sanford Brown College.
Councilmember Stewart currently works as a Systems Analyst for Jackson County, MO where has been employed for the last fifteen years. He also works as a part-time Police Officer in a municipality located in Clay County, MO. He has worked as a part-time Law-Enforcement Officer since 2004 including at one point holding the rank of Chief of Police.
He is the father of two daughters, Ollie and Emeline.