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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 CountyPhoto of Laura PilkingtonLaura Pilkington4-H Program Associate, 4-H Youth Development (919) 989-5380 (Office) laura_pilkington@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 Luis Cruz SantiagoLuis Cruz SantiagoFarmworkers Health & Safety Educator, Agriculture - Field Crops (919) 731-1607 luis_cruz-santiago@ncsu.eduWayne CountyPhoto of Brandon ParkerBrandon ParkerExtension Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Horticulture (919) 989-5380 (Office) brandon_parker@ncsu.eduJohnston CountyPhoto of Marshall WarrenMarshall WarrenExtension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture (919) 989-5380 (Office) marshall_warren@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 Cassidy HobbsCassidy HobbsArea Extension Agent (919) 989-5380 (Office) cdhobbs3@ncsu.eduJohnston CountyPhoto of Ahira SanchezAhira SanchezProgram Assistant, EFNEP (919) 989-5380 azsanche@ncsu.eduJohnston County

Support

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

Other

Photo of Charlene LassiterCharlene LassiterAdministrative Support Specialist (919) 989-5380 (Office) charlene_lassiter@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 34 CountiesBased out of Gates(252) 357-1400 erin_eure@ncsu.eduGates County Photo of Mike FrinskoMike FrinskoArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Aquaculture Serves 17 CountiesBased out of Jones(252) 448-9621 mike_frinsko@ncsu.eduJones County Photo of Marissa HerchlerMarissa HerchlerArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Animal Food Safety (FSMA Programs) Serves 101 CountiesBased out of Poultry Science(919) 515-5396 marissa_herchler@ncsu.eduPoultry Science Photo of Dr. Lynette JohnstonDr. Lynette JohnstonArea Specialized Agent, Food Safety Serves 50 CountiesBased out of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Science(919) 515-0303 lynette_johnston@ncsu.eduFood, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Science Photo of Colby LambertColby LambertArea Specialized Agent, Forestry Serves 31 CountiesBased out of Harnett(910) 814-6041 colby_lambert@ncsu.eduHarnett County Photo of Danny LauderdaleDanny LauderdaleArea Specialized Agent, Nursery and Greenhouse, Eastern Region Serves 43 CountiesBased out of Wilson(252) 237-0111 danny_lauderdale@ncsu.eduWilson County Photo of Bill LordBill LordArea Specialized Agent, Water Resources Serves 100 CountiesBased out of Franklin(919) 496-3344 (Office) william_lord@ncsu.eduFranklin County Photo of Dr. Diana RashashDr. Diana RashashArea Specialized Agent, Water Quality / Waste Management Serves 17 CountiesBased out of Onslow(910) 455-5873 diana_rashash@ncsu.eduOnslow County Photo of Margaret RossMargaret RossArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Poultry Serves 32 CountiesBased out of Jones(252) 670-8254 margaret_ross@ncsu.eduJones County Photo of Dr. Chip Simmons, IIIDr. Chip Simmons, IIIArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Food Safety Serves 51 CountiesBased out of Horticultural Science(919) 414-5632 odsimmon@ncsu.eduHorticultural Science Photo of Debbie StroudDebbie StroudArea Specialized Agent, Consumer and Retail Food Safety Serves 33 CountiesBased out of Harnett(919) 515-9149 dlstroud@ncsu.eduHarnett County Photo of Mitch WoodwardMitch WoodwardArea Specialized Agent, Watersheds and Water Quality Serves 100 CountiesBased out of Wake(919) 250-1112 mdwoodwa@ncsu.eduWake County