California 4-H Association
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California 4-H Association

California 4-H Association

CA 4-H Association
The California 4-H Association is a nationally recognized network of youth development professionals committed to advancing the professional status of the 4-H staff and academics through professional improvement.

The primary purpose of the Association is professional improvement and individual growth. The Association’s goals are:

  1. To provide an opportunity to network and learn from colleagues, both in California and nationwide.
  2. To promote professional development among 4-H youth staff by providing guidelines and curriculum of study, professional improvement workshops, and vehicles for communication (Professional Development).
  3. Recognize Association members for achievement, innovation, and service (Recognition).
  4. To establish contact with and support for the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents.


2017-2018 Board of Directors

Effective September 1, 2017 to August 30, 2018

Office Name Email Title Term
President Gemma Miner 4-H Thrive Academic Coordinator One year, ends 2018
(rotates to Past President)
President-Elect Charles Go 4-H Youth Development Advisor One year, ends 2018
(rotates to President)
VP for Membership Shanna Abatti 4-H Program Representative Two years, ends 2018
VP for Recognition Car Mun Kok 4-H Youth Development Advisor Two years, ends 2018
Secretary JoLynn Miller 4-H Youth Development Advisor One year, ends 2018
Treasurer Cheryl Fraser 4-H Program Representative Two years, ends 2019
Past President Katherine Soule 4-H Youth Development Advisor One year, ends 2018
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