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University of Illinois Extension serving Christian, Jersey, Macoupin and Montgomery Counties

Montgomery County
#1 Industrial Park Dr.
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Phone: 217-532-3941
FAX: 217-532-3944
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

Christian County
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 11:30 am; 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Jersey County
201 W. Exchange St.
Suite A
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Phone: 618-498-2913
FAX: 618-498-5913
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4 pm and Thursday 8 am to 12 pm

Macoupin County
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217-854-9604
FAX: 217-854-7804
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

News Release

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Crystal Carpani Joins Staff of U of I Extension as Montgomery County SNAP-ED Community Worker

Amanda Cole, Unit 18 County Extension Director, is pleased to introduce Crystal Carpani as the new Montgomery County SNAP-ED Community Worker. Carpani will be offering nutritional programs throughout the county. Carpani says “I’m excited at the opportunity to help children and adults learn about nutrition and live healthier lives”.


Carpani is not new to the field of education, having previously worked as a special education teacher’s aide in the Hillsboro School District. She also worked in the insurance industry as a producer/agent for 19 years, and is a licensed Paraprofessional. Crystal has one son, Kenny, and two grandchildren. She and her husband Miguel reside in Hillsboro. In her spare time she enjoys shopping and spending time with friends and family.


Anyone interested in contacting Crystal may reach her at the Hillsboro Extension office by calling 217-532-3941, or emailing


University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact our office.




Local Contact: Crystal Carpani, Community Worker, SNAP-Ed,