Job Summary

Official Job Title :
County Extension Director - Marion County
University or Organization :
Purdue University
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Descriptive Job Title :
County Extension Director - Marion County
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Location :
Indianapolis, IN
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Full Time
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Purdue Extension is seeking an Extension Director for Marion County. This position will be responsible for the overall leadership and management of the Purdue Extension educational efforts in the county/city. The Marion County office includes a 15+ person staff providing a variety of educational opportunities covering agriculture and national resources, 4-H youth development, and community development. Additional responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Building effective working relationships with the County Extension Board and other committeesRepresenting Purdue Extension to various other community boards, stakeholder groups, county government, community leaders, media, residents and faculty, staff and administrationManaging total business operations of the Purdue Extension officeServing as the face of Purdue Extension in Marion CountyLeading total business management of the Marion County Purdue Extension officeDeveloping and leading a strategic plan for the county officeChampioning the successes of Purdue ExtensionMentoring staff in their program areas and identify opportunities for program growthAttracting and managing resources for future growth
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Required: Masters degree in agriculture & natural resources, health & human sciences, youth development, education, community development or related field5 years experience in management and developmentAbility to engage with a broad, diverse clienteleAbility to develop and lead a strategic plan for the county officeDemonstrated ability to champion the successes of Purdue ExtensionAbility to mentor staff, and motivate and lead the office teamAbility to identify opportunities for program growth, and attract and manage resources for future growthTravelValid US or Canadian driver's license
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Ashlin Previs
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