City Council

Councilmember Brice Stewart

District 2

Councilmember Brice Stewart

Phone: (816) 325-7220

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. He has previously worked as a law-enforcement officer for the Ferrelview Police Department for nine years and who at one point held the rank of Chief of Police for three years. He also served the Edgerton Police Department for four years.

He is the father of two daughters, Ollie and Emeline.