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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Contact:
Brian W. Bodah, Ph.D. Director, Pierce County WSU Extension, 253-798-3296 Or bbodah@wsu.edu

Public Invited to Interviews for New WSU Thurston County Extension Director
Sessions take place January 8

OLYMPIA - The public is invited to take part in the process of hiring a new Director/Agriculture Specialist for WSU Thurston County Extension. Local growers, legislators, residents, and anyone else who has a stake in agriculture in Thurston County are invited to a public presentation to be given by the current candidates for this vacancy. This event is open to the public and no RSVP is required. There will be time for question and answer sessions with each candidate following their presentation.

Here is the schedule:

  • Date: Friday, January 8, 2016
  • Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Title: My View of the Future of Agriculture in Thurston County, WA
  • Candidate: Justin O'Dea
  • Location: WSU Thurston County Extension Office, 5033 Harrison Ave NW, Olympia, WA 98502


  • Date: Friday, January 8, 2016
  • Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Title: My View of the Future of Agriculture in Thurston County, WA
  • Candidate: Stephen Bramwell
  • Location: WSU Thurston County Extension Office, 5033 Harrison Ave NW, Olympia, WA 98502


      The person chosen serves as the lead administrator for WSU county operations in Thurston County and is responsible for overall management of the local extension office.As County Director, the person is responsible for fostering a strong and collaborative relationship with Thurston county government; common goals are to ensure continued partnership in providing outstanding WSU Extension programming.



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County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3