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Stephanie Thorson

Nebraska Extension Educator | 4-H Youth Development


  • M.S. Family and Consumer Sciences Education
  • M.S. Interdepartmental Human Resources and Family Sciences
  • B.A. Family and Consumer Sciences, emphasis in Food and Nutrition

Extension Education Focus

Stephanie promotes positive youth development and 4-H learning experiences for Nebraska youth through research-based education. Her primary focus is reaching underserved youth in Douglas and Sarpy Counties to inspire them for success in college and careers. Through partnerships with schools and other youth-serving organizations, she develops and applies creative strategies to better connect all youth in engaging learning opportunities that improve their lives and prepare them for college and careers.

Current Educational Offerings

  • Next Chapter at Nebraska

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