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Meet Our Staff

County Extension Director

Molly Alexi, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMolly AlexiCounty Extension Director Call Molly E-mail Molly Guilford County Center

4-H Youth Development

Sarah Paschall, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionSarah PaschallExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Sarah E-mail Sarah Guilford County Center

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Ben Grandon, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionBen GrandonExtension Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Horticulture and Field Crops Call Ben E-mail Ben Guilford County CenterCole Maness, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionCole ManessExtension Agent, Agriculture - Livestock and Forage Crops Call Cole E-mail Cole Guilford County CenterCrystal Mercer, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionCrystal MercerExtension Master Gardener Volunteer Coordinator & Visit NC Farm App Coordinator Call Crystal E-mail Crystal Guilford County CenterHanna Smith, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionHanna SmithExtension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Call Hanna E-mail Hanna Guilford County CenterQuina Weber-Shirk, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionQuina Weber-ShirkExtension Agent, Agriculture - Community and School Gardens Call Quina E-mail Quina Guilford County Center

Family and Consumer Sciences

Shameca Battle, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionShameca BattleExtension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences Call Shameca E-mail Shameca Guilford County CenterMeredith Kreeger, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMeredith KreegerEFNEP Educator, Extension Program Assistant Call Meredith E-mail Meredith Guilford County CenterRobin McNeill, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionRobin McNeillEFNEP Educator, Extension Program Assistant - Youth Call Robin E-mail Robin Guilford County CenterRaven Tuffin, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionRaven TuffinEFNEP Educator, Extension Program Assistant - Adult Call Raven E-mail Raven Guilford County CenterVince Webb, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionVince Webb, Jr.Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences Call Vince E-mail Vince Guilford County Center

Support

Rachel Herring, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionRachel HerringCounty Extension Administrative Assistant Call Rachel E-mail Rachel Guilford County CenterMegan Reid, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMegan ReidCounty Extension Support Specialist Call Megan E-mail Megan Guilford County CenterLauren Taubert, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLauren TaubertCounty Extension Support Specialist Call Lauren E-mail Lauren Guilford County Center

Regional Positions

Area Specialized Agents specialize in specific areas of agriculture and natural resource management and serve many counties. Area 4-H Agents provide support to county based 4-H programs. While their knowledge and expertise is available to residents of Guilford County Center, they may not be present in the Guilford County Center. Please contact the Guilford County Center for assistance and initial consultation.

Jonas Asbill, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJonas AsbillArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Poultry Serves 20 CountiesBased out of RandolphCall Jonas E-mail Jonas Randolph County Center Lisa Benavente, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLisa BenaventeNutrition Extension Associate, EFNEP and SNAP-Ed Serves 5 CountiesBased out of OrangeCall Lisa E-mail Lisa Orange County Center Marti Day, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarti DayArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Dairy Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of OrangeCall Marti E-mail Marti Orange County Center Erin Eure, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionErin EureArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Fruits and Vegetables Serves 35 CountiesBased out of GatesCall Erin E-mail Erin Gates County Center Marissa Herchler, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarissa HerchlerArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Animal Food Safety (FSMA Programs) Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of Poultry ScienceCall Marissa E-mail Marissa Poultry Science Stacey Jones, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionStacey JonesArea Specialized Agent, Commercial Nursery and Greenhouse Serves 28 CountiesBased out of CabarrusCall Stacey E-mail Stacey Cabarrus County Center Peggie Lewis Joyce, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionPeggie Lewis JoyceArea 4-H Agent - Central Region Serves 36 CountiesBased out of DavidsonCall Peggie Lewis E-mail Peggie Lewis Davidson County Center Ashley Robbins, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAshley RobbinsArea Specialized Agent - Dairy Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of ChathamCall Ashley E-mail Ashley Chatham County Center Elena Rogers, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionElena RogersArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Food Safety - Fresh Produce Western NC Serves 49 Counties and EBCIBased out of Horticultural ScienceCall Elena E-mail Elena Horticultural Science Mitch Woodward, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMitch WoodwardArea Specialized Agent, Watersheds and Water Quality Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of WakeCall Mitch E-mail Mitch Wake County Center