Gary Taylor has been named interim director for ISU Extension CED. He will begin the position Sept. 3 when Timothy O. Borich retires as CED director and associate dean for extension and outreach within the ISU College of Design.
Timothy O. Borich will be retiring as director of the ISU Extension and Outreach Community and Economic Development program, as well as associate dean for extension and outreach within the ISU College of Design, effective Sept. 3. He will remain at Iowa State part-time as an associate professor in the Department of Community and Regional Planning. Click here to learn more.
The Chronicle of Higher Education highlighted ISU Extension Community and Economic Development’s Himar Hernandez, community development specialist, in their recent article, "In Eastern Iowa, an Extension Agent Works to Revive a Faded City." The article discusses Hernandez work with the Wapello County Extension Office and the city of Ottumwa.