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4-H Youth Development Staff

State 4-H Staff, Manhattan Campus 

Sarah Maass

Dr. Sarah Maass

Program Director for 4-H Youth Development







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Dona Ratliff

Program Coordinator
Manhattan Campus
Office Management
Scholarship Administration
State Event Planning 
- Citizenship in Action
- National Conference 
- Discovery Days 
- Citizenship Washington Focus 
- Kansas State Fair 
- National Congress
Photo Coming Soon

Amy Collins

Program Coordinator 

Kansas Department of Education Summer Internship Program 



McKenzie Zimmermann

McKenzie Zimmermann 

Program Coordinator 

4-H Online Enrollment Management 
Data Management and Evaluation
Qualtrics and PEARS Support
Photo Coming Soon

Natalia Suarez

Program Assistant 

Volunteer Background Checks
Invoice/Check Management
Office Support




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Mary Kay Munson 

International 4-H Exchanges 






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Chelsy Champlin 

International 4-H Exchanges 






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Alexa Hayes 

Program Coordinator 

Animal Sciences 
Youth Livestock 


Regional 4-H Youth Development Staff

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Amy Sollock

Regional Specialist, Southwest 

Healthy Living/Family & Consumer Sciences
4-H Camping
Awards & Recognition

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Kelsey Nordyke

Regional Specialist, South Eastern Kansas

Agricultural Sciences 
Plant Science 
Field Crops 
Animal Science

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Beth Hinshaw

Regional Specialist, Central Kansas

Community Vitality 
Personal Development (communication, Leadership,  and Reading)
Horticulure, Rabbit
Teen Programming
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Chandra Plate

Regional Specialist, Northwest Kansas

Natural Resources
Shooting Sports 

KS4H Local Unit Specialists assignments Map 

Kansas State 4-H Youth Development Staff Organizational Chart (update coming soon)