Staff Directory

Dane County Extension
5201 Fen Oak Dr, Ste. 138
Madison, WI 53718-8827
Phone: 608-224-3700
Fax: 608-224-3727
711 WI Relay
Hours: Mon – Fri  7:45 am to 4:30 pm
Closed all major holidays and the day after Thanksgiving.

4-H Youth Development
Gabriella Balza Associate Extension Educator  608-224-3709
Lisa Curley 4-H Program Coordinator 608-224-3702
Taylor Seale Community Youth Development Educator  608-224-3717
Will Fulwider Regional Crops Educator 608-224-3708
Claire Strader Organic Produce Educator 608-234-1561
Chelsea Zegler Ag and Water Quality Educator 608-224-3716
Community Development
Jess Guffey Calkins Food Systems Educator 608-224-3712
Sharon Lezberg Community Development Educator 608-224-3719
FoodWIse (Nutrition Education)
John Bedigian Support Staff 608-224-3713
Jackie Gehin FoodWIse Administrator 608-224-3714
Venkata Karri Nutrition Educator 608-224-3646
Claire Mance Healthy Community Coordinator 608-224-3699
Aracely Portillo Nutrition Educator 608-224-3749
Emily Randerson Nutrition Educator 608-224-3694
Holly Simon Curriculum Coordinator 608-224-3703
Vacant Nutrition Educator  
Human Development & Relationships 
Deb Neubauer HDR Educator, Financial Ed Center Director 608-224-3722
Vacant  Family Relationships Educator
Lisa Johnson Horticulture Educator 608-224-3715
Horticulture Line (May thru Oct) 608-224-3721
Natural Resources
Michelle Probst Natural Resources Educator  608-224-3696
Carrie Edgar Director 608-224-3706
Sandy Jensen Deputy Director 608-224-3707
Javiera Morales Clerk (Bilingual)  608-224-3704
Chip Thompson Clerk 608-224-3705
Carla Williams Communication Specialist 608-224-3720