Director Update Videos

Dr. Richard Bonanno, NC State Extension director, shares organizational updates for employees via a monthly or bi-monthly video. Extension leadership aims to foster meaningful dialogue with employees, improving both how we share and how we listen.

Employees can submit feedback and questions for future update videos directly to Dr. Bonanno at

March/April 2018

Summary of topics:

  • Mileage exemption for off-campus Extension employees
  • County operations update
  • Homegrown video series launch
  • County video training program & employee video bios
  • Columbia shirts update

January/February 2018

Summary of topics:

  • Welcome to our new employees!
  • Extension Org Development updates (Customer Experience Initiative and training programs)
  • 2018 Extension Annual Report will be released in March – great work by all!
  • N.C. Extension Gardener Handbook is available to order (order on UNC Press or access content on Extension site); other publications like the Ag Chem Manual and turfgrass manual are available as well
  • Welcome to Sarah Kirby, our new FCS state program leader
  • Thank you to Sheri Schwab, current director of county operations, who is transitioning to the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity (OIED) as interim vice provost

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Photo of Justin MooreJustin MooreDirector of Marketing & Communications, NC State Extension (919) 515-1371 justin_moore@ncsu.eduExtension Administration - NC State University
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