Welcome to Nebraska Extension in Frontier County. Our office brings you reliable, research-based information in agriculture and natural resources, consumer and family economics, community and economic development and 4-H / youth development. Our goal is simple... to help you put knowledge to work!

Frontier County Extension Office

404 E 7th St, Ste 2
Curtis, NE 69025
Phone: (308) 367-4424 or toll free 1-888-367-4424
E-mail: frontier-county@unl.edu
Fax: (308) 367-5209
Map to our office

Frontier County Extension Staff

Kathy Burr

Kathy Burr
Position: Extension Educator - 4-H & Youth Development/Unit Leader
Unit: West Central Rsch & Ext Center
Contact: 308 367 4424
Email: Kathy.Burr@unl.edu

Mandy Contrerez

Mandy Contrerez
Position: Administrative Assistant
Unit: West Central Rsch & Ext Center
Contact: 308 367 4424
Email: Mandy.Contrerez@unl.edu

Regional Experts

Erin Laborie

Erin Laborie, Extension Educator - Livestock Systems

Katherine Caswell

Katherine Caswell, Extension Educator - Cropping & Water Systems

David Lott

David Lott, Extension Educator - Horticulture, Landscape, and Environmental Systems

Nancy Frecks

Nancy Frecks, Extension Educator - Food, Nutrition & Health

Open, Extension Educator - Community Vitality Iniative

Tasha Wulf

Tasha Wulf, Extension Educator - Early Childhood

About Us


Ag Hall, NCTA CampusNebraska Extension in Frontier County delivers research-based education and information to citizens throughout the county. These educational programs, delivered via a variety of methods, are offered through a federal, state and county partnership arrangement. Our objective is to provide programs and other educational resources locally.

Our staff specializes in providing programs throughout the county, and together with staff from all of Nebraska's 93 counties, we contribute to more than 1.5 million educational contacts each year with Nebraska citizens. Our 4-H Youth Development Program, for example, reaches more than 260 youth in Frontier County alone. Statewide, 4-H touches the lives of more than 90,000 youth each year.

Nebraska Extension is built to provide practical education that focuses on issues which influence daily life that helps to keep Nebraska competitive in a global society. Extension Specialists and Extension Educators are committed to a theme of excellence with educational programs customized to meet the needs of Nebraskans.