Bonnie supports educational resource development including the coordination of several state 4-H events such as State 4-H Recognition Day, 4-H Awardrobe Clothing Event and National 4-H Recognition trips. She works closely with our 4-H Youth Program Specialists to design and format educational programs to 4-H staff and volunteers statewide.
Areas of Focus
- College and Career Readiness
- Organizational Systems
- 2021 Denise Miller 4-H Innovator Award, On the Go Lessons, IAE4-HYDP—Iowa. 2021
- Excellence in Club Support, Vibrant Clubs Series, NAE4-HYDP—Regional. 2020
- Iowa 4-H Team Award, Face Mask Project, Iowa 4-H. 2020
- Iowa 4-H Visionary Team Award, 4-H Show Iowa, Iowa 4-H. 2020
- Iowa 4-H Youth Specialist Award, Iowa 4-H. 2020
- COVID-19 Extraordinary Efforts Innovative Program Delivery Team Award, 4-H Distance Learning, ISUEO. 2020
- Iowa State University Professional and Scientific CYtation Team Award, 4-H Show Iowa, ISU P&S Council. 2020
- Communications Award News Story, “Iowa 4-H Resources Engage Young People to Explore Career Paths,” NAE4-HYDP—National. 2020
- Excellence in Communication and Expressive Arts Team Award, Camera Corps, IAE4-HA—State. 2019
- Distinguished Service Award, NAE4-HA. 2018
- Iowa State University Professional and Scientific Council Team Award, 4-H Day Camps, ISU P&S Council. 2016
- Excellence in Volunteerism Team Award, Clay County 4-H Partnership Programs, NAE4-HA—Regional. 2015
- Achievement in Service Award, NAE4-HA. 2014
- Communicator Award Periodical Publication, “Extension in Action,” NAE4-HYDP—National. 2014
- ISU Extension and Outreach Powerful Partnership Award, Clay County 4-H Partnership Programs, ISUEO.
- Effective Strategies for Improving Your Productivity, NAE4-HYDP. 2021.
- Dynamic Duos: Building 4-H Partnerships! Strategies on building program capacity through partnership and volunteer development (team), NAE4-HA, 2014.
- What Fundraising Research Says to the Development of 4-H Volunteers (poster), NAE4-HA, 2014.
- Iowa 4-H Recognition Opportunities (team), YouthFest, 2017.
- Marketing 4-H to Today’s Families (team), YouthFest, 2013.
- Recruiting Project Volunteers to Build a Diverse 4-H Program (team), YouthFest, 2013.
- Using Innovative Partnerships to Grow 4-H Programming (team), Youthfest, 2013.