Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Dr. Kendra M. Lewis

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Academic Coordinator
California State 4-H Office
2801 Second Street
Agriculture & Natural Resources
Davis, CA 95618-7774
530-750-1337
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Education

Ph. D. Human Development & Family Studies, Oregon State University. 2012
M.S. Human Development & Family Studies, Oregon State University. 2010
B.A. Child Development, CSU Chico. 2007

Awards

  • Distinguished Service Award: Outstanding Research
    Presented by UC ANR,  2018
  • Achievement in Service Award
    Presented by National Association of Extension 4-H Agents,  2017
  • Excellence in Teamwork Specialty Award
    Presented by National Association of Extension 4-H Agents,  2017
  • Excellence in 4-H Club Support Specialty Award
    Presented by National Association of Extension 4-H Agents,  2015

Specialty

Evaluation, Positive Youth Development, Social-Emotional Learning

Bibliography

Peer Reviewed

  • Iaccopucci, A.; Lewis, K. M.; Soule, K. E.; Withrow-Clark, R. (2017). 4-H Mindfulness Project annotated bibliography. ANR Catalog. http://anrcatalog.ucanr.edu/pdf/8588.pdf
  • Neelon, M.; Brian, K.; Iaccopucci, A. M.; Lewis, K. M.; & Worker, S. M (2017). "Development of a health survey instrument for 5- to 8-year-old youth." Journal of Extension 55(1)
  • Smith, M. H.; Worker, S. M.; Schmitt-McQuitty, L.; Meehan, C. L.; Lewis, K. M.; ...Brian, K (2017). Investigation of approaches to educator professional development in 4-H nationally. Journal of Extension. 55. https://www.joe.org/joe/2017august/rb2.php
  • Lewis, K. M.; Bird, M.; Borba, J.; Nathaniel, K.; Schoenfelder, E (2017). Teen staff experiences in California 4-H camps. 2017 American Camp Association Research Forum Abstracts. 19-21. https://www.acacamps.org/sites/default/files/resource_library/2017_ACA_Book_of_Abstracts.pdf
  • Lewis, K.M.; Worker, S.M (2016). "Youth and adult perceptions of a new technology in California 4-H: The Online Record Book." Journal of Youth Development 11(2)
  • Lewis, K.M.; Worker, S.M. (2015). "Examination of attitude and interest measures for 4-H science evaluation." Journal of Extension 53(3)
  • Lewis, K. M.; Horrillo, S. J.; Widaman, K. F.; Worker, S. M.; & Trzesniewski, K. (2015). "National 4-H Common Measures: Initial evaluation from California 4-H." Journal of Extension 53(2)

Non-Peer Reviewed

  • Lewis, K.M. (2017). 4-H Professional Development Needs Assessment. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program.
  • Borba, J.; Hill, R.; Lewis, K. M.; Miller, J. C. & the Youth Retention Study Team (2017). County Information Sheet. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program. http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/271859.pdf
  • Borba, J.; Hill, R.; Lewis, K. M.; Miller, J. C. & the Youth Retention Study Team (2017). Handbook for Families. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program. http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/271860.pdf
  • Lewis, K.M. (2017). Have a Party to Share Evaluation Results! Blog post for the American Camp Association. https://www.acacamps.org/news-publications/blogs/research-360/have-data-party-share-evaluation-results
  • Lewis, K.M. (2017). Have a Party to Share Evaluation Results! Blog post for the American Evaluation Association. http://aea365.org/blog/have-a-party-to-share-evaluation-results-by-kendra-lewis/
  • Iaccopucci, A.; Soule, K. E.; Lewis, K.M. (2017). Mindful Me: A 4-H Primary Mindfulness Curriculum. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program.
  • Borba, J.; Hill, R.; Lewis, K. M.; Miller, J. C. & the Youth Retention Study Team (2017). Project Leader Checklist. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program. http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/254367.pdf
  • Lewis, K.M. (2016). 4-H Leadership Development Project: California 4-H Project Sheet. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program. http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/235276.pdf
  • Lewis, K.M.; Soule, K. E.; Iaccopucci, A. (2016). 4-H Mindfulness: California 4-H Project Sheet. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program. http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/241590.pdf
  • Iaccopucci, A.; Lewis, K. M.; Horowitz, M.; Espinoza, D. (2016). Wellness challenge leads to results at the 4‐H State Leadership Conference. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program. http://ucanr.edu/delivers/?impact=982&delivers=1
  • Lewis, K.M. (2015). Factor analysis and reliability guide. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program. http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/277871.pdf
  • Lewis, K.M. (2015). SPSS guide-introduction to analyses. University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program. http://4h.ucanr.edu/files/226112.pdf
  • Lewis, Kendra M.; Trzesniewski, Kali; Horrillo, Shannon J.; Harris, Latonya S. (2013). 4-H Thrive! Implementation of the Step-It-Up-2-Thrive Curriculum in 4-H. Davis, CA, University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, California 4-H Youth Development Program.

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