321 W 2nd Avenue
Milan, IL 61264
Kristin Bogdonas began employment with University of Illinois Extension in August 2013 and serves Henry, Mercer, Rock Island, and Stark counties in her role as nutrition & wellness educator. Bogdonas works collaboratively to improve the health and wellness of the local unit, the state and beyond. Bogdonas delivers research-based information to diverse audiences via experiential, interactive programming as well as web-based platforms and social media outlets.
Her work is dedicated to chronic disease prevention and management; food preservation and safety; healthy lifestyles; diversity and inclusion. She keeps an eye out for new partnerships and grant opportunities to leverage support for existing and potential programs while maintaining good working relationships with historical partners.
Can't make it to a program or workshop? Connect with Kristin in the following ways:
- Turnip the Beet! Nutrition & Wellness Blog Recipes, Wellness Tips, Seasonal Eating, Nutrition Advice
- Wellness Wake Up Call Podcast on WVIK, Quad Cities NPR. Nutrition news you can use to be the best version of you.
- Henry, Mercer, Rock Island, and Stark counties Facebook page Program announcements, weekly wellness tips and links to nutrition articles.