Extension Agent- Sunflower District (Goodland)

Extension Agent, Sunflower District, 4-H Youth Development
Office location-Goodland, Kansas 

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Karen Nelson will join the staff of K-State Research and Extension as the Sunflower District 4-H Youth Development Agent, effective December 31, 2017. Sunflower District has offices in Goodland, Sharon Springs and St. Francis.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in Recreation Education from the University of Iowa and a master’s degree in Park and Recreation Resource Management from Michigan State University.

Nelson has most recently been a 4-H Youth Development Educator with the University of Wisconsin and was previously an Extension Agent with Montana State University.