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County Services

County Services Top 5 - Professional Development website. County Services ensures the University’s land-grant mission by engaging all Iowans in research, education, and extension experiences to address current and emerging real-life challenges. Extension offices play a vital role in communicating the needs of Iowans back to the university to help shape research and program priorities. County Services builds strong and meaningful partnerships with the extension districts represented by 900 elected extension council members in order to promote and advance the reputation, interest and resources of Iowa State University. Read more about County Services


Role of Regional Directors

Regional directors provide leadership, vision and coaching to county extension councils and staff to meet the programmatic, legal and financial needs of the system. Their work strengthens the partnership between Iowa State University and county extension districts resulting in improved institutional outreach and higher quality of life for all Iowans. Read more about Role of Regional Directors