4-H Advisory Committee 

The Madison County 4-H Advisory Committee serves a major purpose and function is to work with the County Extension Staff and local 4-H program in determining the needs and direction in concert with state and national policy by:

  • Helping analyze the needs and interest of all county youth 5 to 19 years of age.
  • Helping to insure a balanced program in regards to all potential clientele, including adults and youth on a nondiscriminatory basis without regard to age, ancestory, developmental disability, gender identity or expression, military status, national origin, race, religion, marital status, sexual orientation or veteran status.  
  • Assisting with planning, evaluating, and recommending of 4-H educational experiences, methods, and programs related to Community Development, Family & Consumer Sciences and Agriculture & Natural Resources that will meet the needs and interest of those youth; and reviewing the program to assure that a balance of content/curriculum is offered.  
  • Assisting in the recruitment and development of leadership to work with the 4-H program.
  • Seeking local financial resources as needed to conduct, promote and expand the 4-H program.
  • Assist in developing methods to recruit youth, volunteers, Key Leaders, and 4-H committee members.

Currently, 4-H Advisory Committee meetings are open to local 4-H Families, volunteers and community members.  it is highly encouraged for club representatives to come and propose ideas or voice direction in 4-H programming.  If you have questions please contact Frances Foos, 4-H Educator at foos.61@osu.edu or 740-852-0975.

4-H Advisory Committee Application

Upcoming meeting dates for 2021/2022: (Meet at the Madison County Extension Office in the Conference Room at 6:30pm)

  • November 1, 2021
  • January 3
  • March 7
  • April 4
  • May 2
  • June 13
  • August 1
  • October 3
  • November 7

Committee Officers:

  • Judy Gallimore, President
  • Heather Mayabb, Vice President
  • Deb Reining, Secretary
  • Kevin Clemmons, Treasurer


Friend of 4-H Winners Throughout the Years