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Jason Henderson has been appointed vice president of Iowa State's extension and outreach programs. He will join Iowa State April 3.

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This hands-on workshop will help participants understand the financial role of a council member, decipher the various fiscal reports, identify financial health of an extension district, and be able to determine what’s missing or not adding up based on what you see of the county’s finances.

Plug In - Extension Council Conference

Mark your calendars now for the evenings of February 2 from 7:00 - 9:30 PM and February 7 from 6:30 - 9:30 PM.

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Extension Council orientation is scheduled for various dates and locations between December 3 - January 4. New and continuing County Extension Council members are encouraged to attend. 

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Extension councils and staff have until November 15 to provide feedback about the draft MOU and addendums.

IECA Year in Review 2021-2022

These annual reports showcase the association's work to help councils do their important work, which in turns helps build a #StrongIowa.

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Advisor Regenea Hurte will share some insight on how being culturally aware and sensitive helps Extension districts continue to move forward in meeting our vision and mission goal of Serving All Iowans.

4-H Clover

This webinar will focus on K-12 outreach and will highlight why we work with these audiences and how councils can support these efforts.

4-H Clover

These one-hour webinars, offered via Zoom, will provide insight into how extension councils can support and interact with the 4-H program and will be helpful for council members who have been involved with 4-H for years, as well as those who are new to 4-H.

2022 Board Election Results

The Iowa Extension Council Association is pleased to announce the results of the Spring 2022 board of directors elections.