Our Staff

Sheryl Solomonson

Program Coordinator, Ag Literacy & 4-H Youth Development

University of Illinois Extension
321 W 2nd Avenue
Milan, IL 61264
Phone: 309-756-9978
FAX: 309-756-9987
ssolomo@illinois.edu

Sheryl Solomonson has been the AITC Coordinator for Rock Island County since December 2007. She grew up on a farm in central Illinois. After completing her bachelor's (Agriculture Economics) and master's (Agriculture Education) degrees from the University of Illinois she acquired a job with Purdue University Extension as an Extension Educator in 4-H Youth Development and Agriculture and Natural Resources. She moved back to Illinois in 2007 and became the Agriculture Literacy Coordinator for Rock Island County. Sheryl lives in rural Coal Valley, IL with her husband, Jay, and kids, Adalyn and Weston. They also have three four-legged kids, Luna (we have no idea what kind of dog she is), and two black and white kittens-Charger and Oreo.

The Rock Island County AITC program is a part-time postition. The best way to contact Sheryl is through email. If you are interested in using AITC materials in your classroom, please contact Sheryl by email at aitc@ricofarmbureau.org or at ssolomo@illinois.edu. You can also request materials by filling out the information at this link.