Extension Agent – Butler County (El Dorado)

McKenzie Smithson to Serve as Butler County Extension Agent

MANHATTAN, Kan. – McKenzie Smithson will join the staff of K-State Research and Extension – Butler County as a 4-H Youth Development Extension Agent, effective June 2, 2019. Butler County’s office is located in El Dorado, Kansas.

She earned her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Wichita State University.

Smithson has most recently been employed as a Middle School Social Studies Teacher for USD 375, Circle Public Schools.

 4-H Youth Development agents develop and deliver educational programs for school-aged youth and include: supporting community clubs, out-of-school programs, school enrichment, volunteer management, and outreach to create new program opportunities with existing and new community partners.