Liz is responsible for providing program resources and opportunities to connect youth and educators to issues in agriculture and natural resources in meaningful ways. Her NC 4-H Grow For It program is striving to grow a generation of youth interested in investigating plants, insects and soils through experiential projects that fosters curiosity and wonder, inspire critical thinking and problem solving, build a positive science self-concept, connecting kids to good food and nurturing environmental stewards of the land through farm, garden and nature programming.
- Removing the tension from extension, Journal of Extension (2012)
- Integrated extension programs in community gardening, Acta Horticulturae (2010)
- Impact evaluation of integrated Extension programs: lessons learned from the community gardening program., Journal of Extension (2009)
M.S., Horticultural Science, Michigan State University (2004)
B.S., Horticultural Science, Michigan State University (2001)