Responsible for developing non-credit educational programming in the area of sustainable community development and renewable energy production with emphasis on wind energy; as well as serving as liaison to Northern Region Director.
Range/pasture economics (risk assessment, marketing), Budget/ Fiscal, Evaluation (including Colorado Planning and Reporting), Program Planning (including Logic Model), Integrated resource management, Ag production and farm management economics, Business management, taxation, estate planning, Crop Rotation Program, Risk Management
Responsible for providing direction and leadership to the 4-H club program, school enrichment, and after school programs as well as providing adult leadership opportunities. Working with stakeholders, community members, and other Extension personnel to improve Extension programming efforts.
Provide direction & leadership to the 4-H club program, school enrichment, and after school programs in the Southeast Area – Baca, Bent, Cheyenne, Crowley, Kiowa, Otero & Prowers Counties. Provide adult leadership opportunities. Work with stakeholders, community members, and other Extension personnel to improve Extension programming efforts.
Responsible for overall administration of the 4-H youth development program, which includes making sure the educational programming is effective. As well as helps to provide leadership and coordination of local Extension program and help to develop annual budgets.
Extension Advisory Committee:
Steve McEndree, Keith Garcia, Cindy Kovalcik, Corliss Netherton, Darin Dickey, Lynne Smith, Troy Smith, Dwight Gardner, Theresa Gruntorad, Erik Tucker, Destiny Haase, Martha Johnson, Donald Oswald, Mike Bartolo, Zane Leininger, Rick Ritter, Dana Barth, Dianne Pool, Randy Witt
Responsible for programs dealing with all aspects of commerical/urban turf and sod production, and applied research on turfgrass management (7.5 months Extension)
Master Gardener programs, Plant diagnostics, Turf production and management, Water – conservation and efficient use, Water – quality, Budget/Fiscal, Evaluation (incl. Colorado Planning and Reporting), Program Planning (incl. Logic Model)