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County Extension Director

Lloyd Singleton, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLloyd SingletonCounty Extension Director & Extension Agent, Commercial Horticulture - Landscape Call Lloyd E-mail Lloyd New Hanover County Center

4-H Youth Development

Haylee Allen, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionHaylee AllenProgram Assistant, Empowering Youth and Families Program Call Haylee E-mail Haylee Agricultural & Human SciencesJ. Scott Enroughty, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJ. Scott EnroughtyExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call J. Scott E-mail J. Scott New Hanover County Center

Administration

Marge Porrazzo, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarge PorrazzoReceptionist, N.C. Cooperative Extension, New Hanover County Call Marge E-mail Marge New Hanover County Center

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Susan Brown, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionSusan Brown E-mail Susan New Hanover County CenterDanyce Dicks, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDanyce DicksCounty Extension Support Specialist - Consumer Horticulture, Pesticide Education Call Danyce E-mail Danyce New Hanover County CenterHeather Kelejian, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionHeather KelejianExtension Agent, Agriculture - Therapeutic Horticulture Call Heather E-mail Heather New Hanover County CenterAmy Mead, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAmy MeadArea Natural Resource Agent, Brunswick, New Hanover, and Pender Counties Call Amy E-mail Amy New Hanover County CenterMarianne Schroeder, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarianne SchroederCounty Extension Support Specialist - Horticulture, Consumer Horticulture Call Marianne E-mail Marianne New Hanover County Center

Community Development

Angela Pearsall, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAngela PearsallHorticulture Program Assistant Call Angela E-mail Angela New Hanover County Center

Support

Roben Jarrett, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionRoben JarrettCounty Extension Administrative Assistant, Agriculture - Commercial Horticulture Call Roben E-mail Roben New Hanover County Center

Other

Jordan WatersProgram Assistant Call Jordan E-mail Jordan New Hanover 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 New Hanover County Center, they may not be present in the New Hanover County Center. Please contact the New Hanover County Center for assistance and initial consultation.

Breyana Davis, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionBreyana DavisSNAP-Ed Steps to Health, Nutrition Educator Serves 2 CountiesBased out of Agricultural & Human SciencesE-mail Breyana Agricultural & Human Sciences 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 Mike Frinsko, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMike FrinskoArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Aquaculture Serves 18 CountiesBased out of JonesCall Mike E-mail Mike Jones 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 Colby Lambert, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionColby LambertArea Specialized Agent, Forestry Serves 32 CountiesBased out of HarnettCall Colby E-mail Colby Harnett County Center Danny Lauderdale, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDanny LauderdaleArea Specialized Agent, Ornamental Nursery and Greenhouse, Eastern Region Serves 44 CountiesBased out of WilsonCall Danny E-mail Danny Wilson County Center Lori McBryde, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLori McBrydeArea 4-H Agent, East Region Serves 34 CountiesBased out of JohnstonCall Lori E-mail Lori Johnston County Center Stephanie McDonald-Murray, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionStephanie McDonald-MurrayRegional Nutrition Extension Associate - Southeast EFNEP and SNAP-Ed Serves 11 CountiesBased out of Agricultural & Human SciencesCall Stephanie E-mail Stephanie Agricultural & Human Sciences Diana Rashash, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Diana RashashArea Specialized Agent, Water Quality / Waste Management Serves 18 CountiesBased out of OnslowCall Dr. Diana E-mail Dr. Diana Onslow 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 Margaret Ross, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMargaret RossArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Poultry Serves 32 CountiesBased out of JonesCall Margaret E-mail Margaret Jones County Center Chip Simmons, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Chip Simmons, IIIArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Food Safety Serves 51 CountiesBased out of Horticultural ScienceCall Dr. Chip E-mail Dr. Chip Horticultural Science Alyssa Spence, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAlyssa SpenceArea Specialized Agent, Agromedicine, Farm Health & Safety Serves 18 CountiesBased out of LenoirCall Alyssa E-mail Alyssa Lenoir County Center Wesley Stallings, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionWesley StallingsArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture- Grain Crops Serves 17 CountiesBased out of OnslowCall Wesley E-mail Wesley Onslow County Center Allan Thornton, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAllan ThorntonArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Vegetables and Fruits Serves 26 CountiesBased out of SampsonCall Allan E-mail Allan Sampson County Center 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