Meet Elizabeth, our Metro 4-H Visiting Outreach Associate, bringing a wealth of experience from her previous role as a SNAP-Ed community outreach worker with Extension. Her extensive background in community engagement and program implementation positions her as a valuable asset to our team.
Elizabeth plays a pivotal role in shaping and executing educational programs that foster youth development. She works closely with 4-H educators to support the development of resources and programs, establish connections with higher education institutions, businesses, and community organizations, and spearhead training and professional development for volunteers and staff.
Elizabeth holds a Bachelor of Science in Public Health from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, reflecting her dedication to enhancing public health awareness and community well-being. Currently pursuing a Master of Public Health degree at the University of Illinois Springfield, she continues to demonstrate her unwavering commitment to these causes.