Nebraska Extension - Serving Washington County 

Mailing Address:
597 Grant St. Suite 200
Blair, NE 68008
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Phone: 402-426-9455
Fax: 402-426-3577

Resident Extension Staff

Ben McShane-Jewell
Ben McShane-Jewell
Extension Educator - Washington County 
Focus: Community Vitality Initiative

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Jordan Luxa
Jordan Luxa 
Extension Educator - Washington County 
Focus: Food, Nutrition & Health

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Tayler Wickham
Extension Educator - Washington & Cuming County
Email: tayler.wickham@unl.edu
Focus: 4-H Youth Development 

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Mickayla Blender
Mickayla Blender
Extension Assistant - Washington County 
Email: mblender2@unl.edu 
Focus: 4-H Youth Development

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Morgan Leefers
Morgan Leefers
Extension Assistant - Washington County 
Email: morgan.leefers@unl.edu 
Focus: 4-H Youth Development

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Mary K. Larsen

Mary K. Larsen
4-H Support Staff
Email: mlarsen9@unl.edu

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Debbie Saville

Debbie Saville
Support Staff
Email: dsaville@unl.edu

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Regional Extension Experts

Kathleen Cue  Extension Educator  CVI, Horticulture, Landscape, and Environmental Systems 402-727-2775
Lisa Poppe Extension Educator Early Childhood 402-727-2775
Alfredo DiCostanzo Extension Educator  Livestock Systems 402-372-6006
Nathan Dorsey Extension Educator Water and Cropping Systems 402-727-2775
Beth Nacke Extension Educator Food, Nutrition, and Health 402-727-2775