Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Franklin, Jackson, Perry, Randolph and Williamson Counties

Jackson County
402 Ava Rd.
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Phone: 618-687-1727
FAX: 618-687-1612
Email: uie-fjprw@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Franklin County
1212 Route 14 West
Benton, IL 62812
Phone: 618-439-3178
FAX: 618-439-2953
Hours: M–F, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00 pm)

Perry County
3764 State Rte 13/127
Room 110
Pinckneyville, IL 62274
Phone: 618-357-2126
FAX: 618-357-3934
Hours: Mon - Wed, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1pm)

Randolph County
313 West Belmont Street
Sparta, IL 62286
Phone: 618-443-4364
FAX: 618-443-1922
Hours: M–Th, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00 pm)

Williamson County
101-B East DeYoung
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-993-3304
FAX: 618-997-1542
Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1pm)

Our Staff

Lynn Heins
County Extension Director
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Patti FitzPatrick
Business Manager
Trinity Allison
Extension Educator, SNAP-Ed, Region 4
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Talon M. Becker
Extension Educator, Commercial Agriculture
Alicia Gardner
Extension Educator, Horticulture
Nathan Johanning
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
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Sara Marten
Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development
Susan Sloop
Extension Educator, Family Life
Toni Wright
Extension Educator, SNAP-Ed
Valerie Pender
Publicity and Promotions Specialist
Cindy Bauman
Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development
Marc Lamczyk
Program Coordinator, Small Farms and Local Food Systems
Rebecca Needham
Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development
Maggie Rose
Program Coordinator
Rhonda Shubert
Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development
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Brandi Swisher
Program Coordinator, Youth 4H
Esther Waddy
Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development
Jennifer A. Newbury
Work Program Participant, SNAP-Ed
Hannah Sickmeyer
Work Program Participant, SNAP-Ed
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Jance Curry-Witzman
Community Worker, SNAP-Ed
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Alisha Eggers
Community Worker, SNAP-Ed
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Nick LaPointe
Extra Help Local Foods Intern
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Nicole Heins
Extra Help, Clerical
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Lori Holcomb
Extra Help
Terri Cagle
Office Support Associate
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Amy Johnson
Office Support Associate
Erica Kurtz
Office Support Assistant
Caitlin Pursell
Office Support Assistant