The position of Summer 4-H & Youth Assistant at the Grundy County Extension & Outreach has been filled with the hiring of Mackenzie Johnston.
Johnston is a 2013 graduate of Dike-New Hartford high school, and was active in Grundy County 4-H before becoming a student at Iowa State University. She is in the pursuit of a degree in Food Science and Industry with a minor in Business. Her work background includes research at the UNI Physics and Chemistry departments as well as being a nanny multiple summers.
Johnston will have many duties in her new position including planning and conducting Grundy County 4-H and youth activities, coordinating summer day camps, and assisting volunteers and staff with a variety of tasks.
Johnston can be contacted at the office by calling 319-824-6979 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. She would also love for you to stop by the office in person at 703 F Avenue, Suite 1, Grundy Center.
"I am really looking forward to reaching out to youth in the community. This summer will be a great experience to develop more career skills and broaden my knowledge," Johnston says.