Bobbi Minard works in the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach office. She organizes the AmeriCorps 4-H Environmental Education program, which operates throughout the state of Iowa. The program focuses on encouraging K-12 students to engage with the outdoors, and learn more about the natural environment. Bobbi works directly with AmeriCorps members serving non-profit organizations around the state as they develop youth programs. Before the 4-H AmeriCorps program, she served for two years as an AmeriCorps member in programs related to the energy and conservation.