About Us

Welcome to the University of Nebraska–”Lincoln Extension in Knox County. Our office brings you reliable, research-based informatin in agriculture and natural resources, consumer and family economics, community and economic development, and 4-H youth development. Our goal is simple...helping you turn knowledge into "know how".

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Nebraska Extension - Knox County
PO Box 45
308 Bridge Street
Center, NE  68724
Phone: 402-288-5611
Fax: 402-288-5612
Email: knox-county@unl.edu

Map to our Office

Knox County Staff

Ruth Vonderohe
Extension Educator/Unit Leader
Email: rvonderohe2@unl.edu

Mary Ketelsen
Office Manager
Email: mketelsen2@unl.edu

Amy Johnson
Office Manager
Email: ajohnson6@unl.edu

Knox County Extension Board Members
District 1 - Dawn Murphy, Vice President
District 2 - Jodi Henry
District 3 - Loren McCormick
District 4 - Kasey Wagner
District 5 - Jen Bollich
District 6 - Derek Cunningham, President
District 7 - Kay Morrill, Secretary

 4-H Council Members
Jamie Olson, Bloomfield - President
Todd Sauser, Bloomfield - Vice-President
Kelly Hanvey, Center - Secretary
Kurt Ziegler, Bloomfield - Treasurer
Marty Konopasek, Verdigre
Heidi Ruzicka, Verdigre
Matt Fritz, Creighton
Glenda Byerly, Bloomfield
Kayla Eisenhauer, Wausa
Tabatha Nielsen, Niobrara
Neil Peed, Niobrara
Jeanine Lange, Crofton

Junior Council Members
Chaney Konopasek, Verdigre
Evan Ruzicka, Verdigre
Cody Hanvey, Center
Madie Zielger, Bloomfield
Tyson Sauser, Bloomfield
Rowdy Nielsen, Niobrara
Tatum Olson, Bloomfield