NC Cooperative Extension

Meet Our Staff

County Extension Director

Photo of Bryant SpiveyBryant SpiveyCounty Extension Director (919) 989-5380 (Office) bryant_spivey@ncsu.eduJohnston County

4-H Youth Development

Photo of Lori McBrydeLori McBrydeExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development (919) 989-5380 (Office) lori_mcbryde@ncsu.eduJohnston CountyLaura Pilkington4-H Program Associate, 4-H Youth Development (919) 989-5380 (Office) ljadams@ncsu.eduJohnston County

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Photo of Tim BrittonTim BrittonExtension Agent, Agriculture - Field Crops (919) 989-5380 tim_britton@ncsu.eduJohnston CountyPhoto of Brandon ParkerBrandon ParkerExtension Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Horticulture (919) 989-5380 (Office) bkparker@ncsu.eduJohnston CountyPhoto of Marshall WarrenMarshall WarrenExtension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture (919) 989-5380 (Office) mhwarren@ncsu.eduJohnston CountyPhoto of Dan WellsDan WellsExtension Agent, Agriculture - Livestock (919) 989-5380 (Office) dan_wells@ncsu.eduJohnston County

Family and Consumer Sciences

Photo of Debbie StroudDebbie StroudExtension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences (919) 989-5380 (Office) debra_stroud@ncsu.eduJohnston County


Photo of Angie FaisonAngie FaisonCounty Extension Support Specialist, 4-H Department, Horticulture, Field Crops (919) 989-5380 (Office) angie_faison@ncsu.eduJohnston CountyPhoto of Katie MooreKatie MooreCounty Extension Administrative Assistant (919) 989-5380 (Office) katie_moore@ncsu.eduJohnston County


Photo of Charlene LassiterCharlene LassiterCounty No Pay (919) 989-5380 (Office) cblassit@ncsu.eduJohnston County

Area Specialized Agents

These agents specialize in specific areas of agriculture and natural resource management and serve many counties. While their knowledge and expertise is available to residents of Johnston County Center, they may not be present in the Johnston County Center. Please contact the Johnston County Center for assistance and initial consultation.

Photo of Erin EureErin EureArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Fruits & Vegetables Serves 35 CountiesBased out of Gates County(252) 357-1400 erin_eure@ncsu.eduGates County Photo of Mike FrinskoMike FrinskoArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Aquaculture Serves 18 CountiesBased out of Jones County(252) 448-9621 mike_frinsko@ncsu.eduJones County Photo of Colby LambertColby LambertArea Specialized Agent, Forestry Serves 32 CountiesBased out of Harnett County(910) 814-6041 colby_lambert@ncsu.eduHarnett County Photo of Danny LauderdaleDanny LauderdaleArea Specialized Agent - Nursery and Greenhouse, Eastern Region Serves 44 CountiesBased out of Wilson County(252) 237-0111 danny_lauderdale@ncsu.eduWilson County Photo of Dr. Diana RashashDr. Diana RashashArea Specialized Agent - Water Quality / Waste Management Serves 18 CountiesBased out of Onslow County(910) 455-5873 diana_rashash@ncsu.eduOnslow County Photo of Margaret RossMargaret RossArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Poultry Serves 40 CountiesBased out of Jones County(252) 670-8254 margaret_ross@ncsu.eduJones County