Area Extension Director – Area 8 Job Posting

This position will serve as the administrative leader across Marinette, Oconto, and Shawano Counties and Menominee County/Nation, which comprise Area 8.

The Area Extension Director (AED) provides leadership, direction, and support for UW-Madison Division of Extension educational programming in Area 8 by building high performing office teams of Extension educators and county support staff, and fosters an environment that is inclusive, trusting, respectful, and collegial. The AED is responsible for managing the resources for Extension by overseeing the Extension county budgets, tribal budget, and budget allocations.

A successful AED will require great cultural competency to work with diverse staff and clientele and have the political savvy required to work with rural counties and tribal nations to identify and assess new opportunities in programming, funding, and staffing.

Reporting to the Assistant Dean, the AED will support the work with county governments, tribal nations, municipalities, and partner organizations to ensure that the educational needs of local communities are met.

For more information and how to apply, visit:  https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/513630/area-extension-director-area-8