Jamie Kenton-Morris


Jamie Kenton-Morris
Agent
Expertise: youth development, volunteerism, camping, S.T.E.M.
Office Location: State 4-H Office
Title
Organizational Unit
 
Agent
Jamie Kenton-Morris
jkenton@umd.edu
The Maryland 4-H Center
8020 Greenmead Drive
College Park, Maryland 20740-4000
Phone (main): 301-314-7826
Fax: 301 314-7146

•Extension Specialist for 4-H Youth Development in Volunteer Systems based at the Maryland 4-H Center. •Joined UME in 2012. •Member of State Development of the 4-H Practitioner Focus Committee, 4-H State Camp Action Team, and State Council Advisor. •NEA4-HA and MEA4-HA member. •Extension Goals •Work with field faculty to help strengthen the 4-H volunteer system into a high quality cohesive and consistent program for the over 4,000 volunteers in Maryland. •Increase 4-H awareness and involvement through educational outreach opportunities for youth throughout the state. •Develop collaborative partnership with external agency partners to strengthen life skills of 4-H members and youth through participation in diverse programs. Education •B.S. in Leisure Students, University of Iowa •B.S. in Elementary Education, Iowa State University •Masters of Education in Elementary Education with an Emphasis in Science, Towson University