University of Minnesota Extension

University of Minnesota Extension

Parent unit(s): Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost

Unit Contact Information

US mailing address: 1420 Eckles Avenue, 240 Coffey Hall, St. Paul MN 55108  Map

Campus mail address: 240 CofH, del code 6070

Phone number: (612) 624-1222

Fax number: (612) 625-6227

mnext@umn.edu

http://www.extension.umn.edu

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Answer Line (MN only), 800-854-1678

Farm Information Line, 800-232-9077

Minnesota 4-H

Soil Testing Lab, 612-625-3101

Tourism Center

Yard and Garden

Employee Information

  • DeanBeverly R. Durgan, (612) 624-2703, durga001@umn.edu

  • Communications and Public Relations, 260 Coffey Hall, (612) 625-4744

    • Director of Communications and Public RelationsBecky Beyers, (612) 625-1759, bbeyers@umn.edu

      • Media and Public Relations ManagerAllison Sandve, (612) 626-4077, ajsandve@umn.edu

  • Development, 9 Coffey Hall, (612) 624-7971

  • Field Operations

    • Director of Field OperationsBob Byrnes, Regional Office, Marshall, (507) 337-2809, byrne007@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, AndoverJill Eck, (763) 767-3838, jeeck@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, BrainerdSusanne Hinrichs, (218) 828-2273, hinri110@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, CloquetMardi Harder, (218) 726-6464, harde006@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, CrookstonDeb Zak, (218) 281-8027, dzak@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, FarmingtonTammy McCulloch, (651) 480-7745, tammym@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, Grand RapidsDan Erkkila, (218) 327-4490, erkkila@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, MankatoLuAnn Hiniker, (507) 389-6976, luannh@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, MarshallKia Harries, (507) 372-3900, kharries@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, MoorheadBen Anderson, (218) 236-2004, and01488@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, MorrisLee Johnston, (320) 589-1711, johnstlj@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, RochesterChuck Schwartau, (507) 280-2865, cschwart@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, RoseauDeb Zak, (218) 463-0291, dzak@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, St CloudSarah Chur, (320) 203-6110, bergsj@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, WillmarKathy Schwantes, (320) 235-0726, kschwant@umn.edu

      • Regional Director, WorthingtonKia Harries, (507) 372-3900, kharries@umn.edu

  • Global Initiatives

  • Government Relations

    • Director of Government RelationsSarah Greening, (612) 625-1972, greening@umn.edu

      • Government Relations AssociateGwen Gmeinder, (612) 625-6795, g-gmei@umn.edu

      • Agriculture Stakeholder OutreachTom Rothman, (612) 625-4743, trothman@umn.edu

  • Finance and Planning, 415 Coffey Hall, (612) 624-2753

    • Chief Financial OfficerBrent Hales, (612) 626-8256, bdhales@umn.edu

      • Finance DirectorMadonna Monette, (612) 624-3052, m-mone@umn.edu

      • Accounts ReceivableGeorgia Dunlevy, (612) 624-1249, g-dunl@umn.edu

      • Regional Office Support and Purchasing CardsRocky Layland, (612) 624-4255, layla002@umn.edu

      • Contract SpecialistSue McColley, (612) 624-2753, mccolley@umn.edu

      • Team Lead, CentersRick Konkol, (612) 626-1224, konko001@umn.edu

        • Agriculture, Food, and Natural ResourcesPatti Combs, (612) 626-2826, pmcombs@umn.edu

        • Community VitalityGelane Firisa, (612) 624-5429, firis001@umn.edu

        • Family DevelopmentSue Young, (612) 625-4591, young006@umn.edu

        • Youth DevelopmentMary Ann Keddie, (612) 626-3635, keddi001@umn.edu

        • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Regional Sustainable Development ProgramsIrina Cherevatsky, (612) 626-5435, baba0014@umn.edu

  • Human Resources, 260 Coffey Hall, (612) 624-4773

    • Human Resources DirectorLeslee Mason, (612) 624-4205, lam@umn.edu

      • Assistant Human Resources DirectorDeb Page, (612) 626-8709, brick007@umn.edu

      • Federal Benefits CoordinatorKathy Murphy, kam@umn.edu

      • Payroll, (612) 624-3030

      • Hiring, (612) 624-3717

  • Programs and Research

    • Senior Associate DeanBrent Hales, (612) 626-8256, bdhales@umn.edu

      • Program and Project SpecialistJanae Olinger, (612) 625-5425, janaeo@umn.edu

      • Executive Office and Administrative SpecialistCynthia Kommers, (612) 624-7791, komme002@umn.edu

      • Grants ManagerDiane Sivald, (612) 626-4554, dsivald@umn.edu

      • Director of Professional DevelopmentMary Ann Hennen, (612) 624-4226, henne011@umn.edu

  • Technology, 130 Learning and Environmental Sciences, (612) 624-6700

    • Chief Technology OfficerAmy Baker, (612) 626-2897, amy@umn.edu

      • Technology Help, (612) 301-4357

      • eCommerce and Registration, (612) 624-4900

  • Extension Centers

    • Center for Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, 277 Coffey Hall, (612) 624-0772

    • Center for Community Vitality, 433 Coffey Hall, (612) 624-2811

    • Center for Family Development, 490 Coffey Hall, (612) 625-8497

    • Center for Youth Development, 475 Coffey Hall, (612) 624-2116

      • Associate Dean and State 4-H DirectorDorothy Freeman, (612) 625-2440, freemand@umn.edu

      • Associate AdministratorSandy Rand, (612) 624-8426, randx001@umn.edu

      • Director, Youth Development OperationsTamie Bremseth, (507) 337-2810, brems002@umn.edu

      • 4-H Foundation, 9 Coffey Hall, (612) 624-7971

    • Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships, 411 Borlaug Hall, (612) 625-3148

      • Statewide DirectorKathy Draeger, (612) 625-3148, draeg001@umn.edu

        • Executive Office and Administrative SpecialistDiane Seefeldt, (218) 726-7555, seefe012@umn.edu

      • Clean Energy Resource Teams, (612) 626-0555

Send update requests to brow1806@umn.edu.