Staff Contact Information

Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County

Staff Contacts

*Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County professionals develop educational programs that address economic, social and environmental issues affecting our community.

Administration & Support:
Educational Programs & Outreach:
  • Tracy Anderson, Extension Educator, 4-H Program Coordinator
  • Sarah Browning, Extension Educator, Horticulture & Urban Agriculture
  • Soni Cochran, Extension Associate, Urban Pest Management/Wildlife & Web Manager
  • Kayla Colgrove, Extension Educator, Food, Nutrition and Health
  • Jaci Foged, Extension Educator, Learning Child
  • Mary Jane Frogge, Extension Associate, Master Gardener Program & Youth Horticulture
  • Kristin Geisert, Extension Associate, 4-H
  • Jody Green, Extension Educator, Urban Entomology
  • Alyssa Havlovic, Extension Educator, Growing Healthy Kids
  • Cole Meador, Extension Associate, 4-H Livestock & Youth Leadership, 4-H Embryology
  • Kate Pulec, Extension Assistant, 4-H Horse, Small Animals, Public Speaking & Homeschool Clubs
  • Tyler Williams, Extension Educator, Agricultural Cropping Systems & Climate Resiliency
Nutrition Education Programs & Outreach:
  • Kristen Houska, Extension Educator, Nutrition Education Program (SNAP-Ed)
  • Kyleah Bowder, Extension Assistant, Nutrition Education Program (SNAP-Ed)
  • Courtney Eitzmann, Extension Assistant, Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
  • Tala Farouki, Extension Assistant, Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
  • Brie Frickenstein, Extension Assistant, Nutrition Education Program (SNAP-Ed)
  • Dana Hardy, Extension Associate, Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
  • Meredith Hein, Extension Assistant, Nutrition Education Program (SNAP-Ed)
  • Emily Gratopp, Extension Educator, Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)
  • Mindy Vyhnalek, Extension Associate, Nutrition Education Program (SNAP-Ed)

*Funding for Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County staff positions and the educational programs developed to meet the needs of the community, are provided through partnerships between the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lancaster County, the City of Lincoln and federal, state and local grants.

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