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Meet Our Staff

County Extension Director

Bryant Spivey, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionBryant SpiveyCounty Extension Director - Agriculture - Field Crops Call Bryant Email Bryant Johnston County Center

4-H Youth Development

Laura Pilkington, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLaura Pilkington4-H Program Associate, 4-H Youth Development Call Laura Email Laura Johnston County CenterCourtney Stanley, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionCourtney StanleyExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Courtney Email Courtney Johnston County Center

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Tim Britton, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionTim BrittonExtension Agent, Agriculture - Field Crops Call Tim Email Tim Johnston County CenterBrandon Parker, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionBrandon ParkerExtension Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Horticulture Call Brandon Email Brandon Johnston County CenterMarshall Warren, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarshall WarrenExtension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Call Marshall Email Marshall Johnston County CenterDan Wells, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDan WellsExtension Agent, Agriculture - Livestock Call Dan Email Dan Johnston County Center

Family and Consumer Sciences

Adi Glover, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAdi GloverEFNEP Educator, Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Call Adi Email Adi Johnston County CenterCassidy Hall, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionCassidy HallArea Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences Call Cassidy Email Cassidy Johnston County Center

Support

Angie Faison, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAngie FaisonCounty Extension Administrative Assistant Call Angie Email Angie Johnston County CenterWendy Parker, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionWendy ParkerCounty Extension Support Specialist Call Wendy Email Wendy Johnston County CenterCrystal Pope-Jones, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionCrystal Pope-JonesAdministrative Support Specialist II Call Crystal Email Crystal Johnston 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 Johnston County Center, they may not be present in the Johnston County Center. Please contact the Johnston County Center for assistance and initial consultation.

Marissa Cohen, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarissa CohenArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Animal Food Safety Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of Poultry ScienceCall Marissa Email Marissa Poultry Science Marti Day, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMarti DayArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Dairy Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of OrangeCall Marti Email 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 Email Erin Gates County Center Mike Frinsko, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMike FrinskoArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Aquaculture Serves 18 CountiesBased out of JonesCall Mike Email Mike Jones County Center Richard Goforth, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionRichard GoforthArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Poultry Serves 17 CountiesBased out of HarnettCall Richard Email Richard Harnett County Center Colby Lambert, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionColby LambertArea Specialized Agent, Forestry Serves 32 CountiesBased out of HarnettCall Colby Email 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 Email Danny Wilson County Center Lori McBryde, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLori McBrydeArea 4-H Agent, East Region Serves 34 CountiesBased out of JohnstonCall Lori Email Lori Johnston County Center Diana Rashash, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Diana RashashArea Specialized Agent, Water Quality / Waste Management Serves 18 CountiesBased out of OnslowCall Dr. Diana Email Dr. Diana Onslow County Center Ashley Robbins, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAshley RobbinsArea Specialized Agent - Dairy Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of ChathamCall Ashley Email Ashley Chatham 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 Email Dr. Chip Horticultural Science Alyssa Spence, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionAlyssa SpenceArea Specialized Agent, Agromedicine, Farm Health & Safety Serves 18 CountiesBased out of LenoirCall Alyssa Email Alyssa Lenoir County Center Wesley Stallings, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionWesley StallingsArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture- Grain Crops Serves 17 CountiesBased out of OnslowCall Wesley Email Wesley Onslow County Center Debbie Stroud, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDebbie StroudArea Specialized Agent, Consumer and Retail Food Safety Serves 33 Counties and EBCIBased out of Agricultural & Human SciencesCall Debbie Email Debbie Agricultural & Human Sciences Mitch Woodward, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMitch WoodwardArea Specialized Agent, Watersheds and Water Quality Serves 100 Counties and EBCIBased out of WakeCall Mitch Email Mitch Wake County Center