Iron County Welcomes New Area Extension Director

IRON COUNTY WELCOMES NEW AREA EXTENSION DIRECTOR, MARY PARDEE
Mary Pardee is the new Area Extension Director (AED) for Iron, Ashland, Bayfield and Douglas Counties.  As AED, Mary will work closely with Extension staff to  make sure that educational needs of the local communities are being met.  An Extension educator since 2000, she previously worked as a Lakes Education Specialist, 4-H Youth Development Educator, and Community Resource Development Educator.  With a Master’s degree in Environmental Education & Interpretation and a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Mary is excited to focus her work in the Northwoods.  To relax, Mary and her husband enjoy kayaking rivers and Lake Superior, backcountry camping, and raising chickens.  She has two cats at home, which is in Turtle Lake.

We look forward to working with you Mary!