OSU Extension Educator
Valerie provides co-leadership for Youth Outdoors including volunteer management and program development. Employed by Ohio State University Extension 4-H, Valerie has worked in her current position since 2015. She previously worked as a Recreation Specialist with Youth Outdoors from 2006 to 2015. Valerie earned a Masters Degree in Social Work from The Ohio State University and has also worked in the areas of mental health and domestic violence. At Youth Outdoors, Valerie is able to combine her desire to support youth with her passion for the outdoor world.