General Sesion Presentations

"A New Way,"  Dr. Marshall Stewart, Keynote Presentation Session 1   Presentation 

Partnerships, Partnerships, Partnerships, Fred Schlutt ECOP Chair,  Vice Provost for Extension & Outreach University of Alaska   Presentation  

NIFA - National Program Leaders' Presentations

         Speaker: Dr. Michael Fitzner - "NIFA's Grant Programs"  Presentation

         Speaker: Dr. Mark Mirando - "Grant Writing Tips for Success"  Presentation

         Speaker: Dr. Philemon Rheins - "Civil Rights"  Presentation 


Concurrent Sessions 

Return on Investment for County Extension Agents

Author: Rebecca Jordi, County Extension Director Environmental Horticulture Agent IV

Additional Authors: Kristen Poppell 4-H Agent I



Critical Conversations with Public Officials: Methods and Messages

Author: Jacqueline Wilkins, Ph.D.; Northeast Region Director, The Ohio State University Extension 

Additional Authors: Torppa, Cynthia



Moving Beyond Hours Served and Dollar Value of Those Hours: Measuring New Outcomes of Extension Volunteer Programs

Author: Nicole Pinson, Urban Horticulture Agent and Master Gardener Coordinator, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS)



Extension Can Solve US Criminal Justice Problem; Educating to Reduce Recidivism

Author: Lloyd Singleton, Extension Agent I, University of Florida Extension



Innovation Through Leader Development Across the Life Span

Author: JoAnne Leatherman, National 4-H Council

Additional Authors: Baker, Barbara A.



Coalition Building for Regional Economic Development in Rural America

Author: Melissa Hamilton, University of Idaho



Engaging Legislators and their Staff through County Tours

Author: Chris Bruynis,  Associate Professor, Extension Educator, and County Extension Director, The Ohio State Unversity Extension

Additional Authors: Bruynis, Kathy A.



Getting Results from State and Federal Officials through Strong County Relationships – One Wisconsin Model  

Author: Chirstine Wen: Horticulture Educator and Department Head, UW- Extension

Additional Authors:  Krejci, Michael G.



Rethink Your Drink at School!

Author: Lauren Prinzo: Marion County Families and Health Agent, WVU Extension Service

Additional Authors: McCartney, Kristin



Extending Education into Food Deserts: Extension goes Mobile with Vegetable Gardening

Author: Lisa Hickey,Urban Horticulture Extension Agent UF/IFAS



Energy Efficiency Leadership Provides Opportunities to Build Extension Value

Author: Alicia Betancourt, University of Florida- IFAS



Extension Professionals Engaging Volunteers in Program Development

Author: Gregg Hadley, Assistant Director, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Community Development, Kansas State University Extension

Additional Authors: Rice, Trudy