4-H Extension Agent
A native of Iowa, Julie has her B.S. and M.S. from Iowa State University and her Ph.D. in Rural Development from the University College Dublin. She has international experience as a Peace Corps volunteer in Morocco and time doing community development work in Ireland. As the Extension Agent, Julie coordinates the 4-H Youth Development program and has responsibilities for CEOS. She joined the Wayne County Extension staff June 1, 2009 and assumed the role of County Program Coordinator in September 2011.