About Us

Lindsey Shirley is the interim for the West Central Regional Administrator responsible for the overall leadership, direction, supervision and budget management for Extension in Marion County.

Alisha Atha is the County Leader responsible for connective leadership and operations management for Extension in Marion County. She also serves as the Marketing and Communications Coordinator and leads a new economic development effort in agritourism.

In Marion County, the Extension Service functions as a non-departmental unit of the Community Services Department. http://www.co.marion.or.us/.  The Marion County Extension and 4-H Service District was established in May 2015. The Marion County commissioners serve as the Board of Directors for the district. Marion County contracts with OSU to deliver education services in Marion County.

The following About Us web pages provide information related to the Extension Service in Marion County and the statewide OSU Extension Service.

Mission and Values


Advisory Network

Strategic Plans

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