Our Leadership

Executive team

Our executive leadership team is responsible for strategic leadership and oversight of the Division of University Outreach & Engagement and its component programs and initiatives, including the OSU Extension Service.

  Name Title About
A. Scott Reed Vice Provost, University Outreach and Engagement
Director, OSU Extension Service
Dr. A. Scott Reed leads and directs the OSU Extension Service and the Division of University Outreach and Engagement. Scott serves on various university and national administrative councils and committees.
Lindsey Shirley Associate Provost, University Outreach and Engagement
Associate Director, OSU Extension Service
Dr. Lindsey Shirley leads the planning for organizational training and development and helps define Extension's strategic plan.
Jeff Sherman Assistant Director, OSU Extension Service, Strategic Innovation
OSU Open Campus Program Leader
Jeff leads the Open Campus program to increase educational access and degree completion, in partnership with Community Colleges and School Districts. Jeff also leads the strategic innovations of the Extension Service.

Jennifer Alexander

Director
Extension & Experiment Station Communications
Jennifer Alexander leads the Extension and Experiment Station Communications team.
Ana Lu Fonseca Assistant Director, OSU Extension Service
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Ana Lu provides organizational leadership for enhancing a collaborative, just, and inclusive community in the Division of University Outreach and Engagement.
Kris Elliott Assistant Director, OSU Extension Service
Outdoor School
Kris provides leadership for the Outdoor School Program.
  Wiley Thomspon

Regional Director

Wiley is regional director for the Coast region. He is serving a rotating term as regional director representative on the executive team through June 30, 2019.
  Jim Johnson Program Leader
 
Jim is Program Leader for the OSU Extension Forestry and Natural Resources program area and Senior Associate Dean for Outreach and Engagement in the College of Forestry. He is serving a rotating term as program leader representative on the executive team through June 30, 2019.

Outreach & Engagement/Extension administration staff

Our central administration team provides assistance, support, and coordination for our executive leadership, regional operations, HR and business operations, and other central functions and activities. 

Program leaders

Our program leaders provide strategic leadership and administrative oversight of our educational programming and activities around seven major focus areas.

Regional directors

OSU Extension is transitioning to six administrative regions. Our regional directors provide leadership, vision, and administrative oversight for regional initiatives and programs. Regional directors’ responsibilities include helping to identify regional and local issues and needs; promoting internal and external partnerships and collaboration; ensuring visibility of and access to the full complement of OSU and OSU Extension resources for residents; supervising program faculty; managing budgets; and promoting principles and practices of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Regional Director

Regions Counties/Areas
Natalie Kinion East Baker, Grant, Harney, Malheur, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa
Dana Martin Central Crook, Deschutes, Gilliam, Hood River, Jefferson, Morrow, Sherman, Warm Springs, Wasco, Wheeler
Willie Riggs South Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake
Richard Riggs West Central Benton, Linn, Lane, Marion, Polk, Yamhill
Vacant, contact
interim Wiley Thompson
Metro

Multnomah, Washington

Clackamas: Mike Bondi is serving in a transitional Regional Administrative role through June 30, 2020.

Wiley Thompson

Coastal Clatsop, Columbia, Coos, Curry, Lincoln, Tillamook

County leaders

Our county leaders focus on county and local needs and relationships, working closely with regional directors and others.

County County Leaders
Baker Bob Parker
Benton Maggie Livesay
Clackamas Mike Bondi
Clatsop  Patrick Corcoran
Columbia Chip Bubl
Coos Elissa Wells
Crook Tim Deboodt
Curry Frank Burris
Deschutes Candi Bothum
Douglas Steve Renquist
Gilliam Jordan Maley
Grant Vacant
Harney Shana Withee / Dustin Johnson
Hood River Liana Harden
Jackson  Richard Roseberg
Jefferson Carol Tollefson
Josephine Sue Hunt
Klamath Tracy Tracy
Lake Pete Schreder
Lane Vacant
Lincoln  Kaety Jacobson
Linn  Michele Webster
Malheur Stuart Reitz
Marion Alisha Atha
Morrow Julie Baker
Multnomah Vacant
Polk Alisha Atha
Sherman Brian Tuck
Tillamook County Troy Downing
Umatilla Claire Sponseller
Union Robin Maille
Wallowa Deb Warnock
Warm Springs  John Brunoe / Dana Martin
Wasco  Lynette Black
Washington Vicki Campbell
Wheeler  Amy Derby
Yamhill Mike Knutz / Kelli Watcherson

Organizational Charts

Extension Service Organizational Chart

About Us Program Resource

OSU Extension Service organizational chart.

Extension Service Staff Organizational Chart

About Us Program Resource

OSU Extension Service staff organizational chart

O&E Organizational Chart

About Us Program Resource

Division of Outreach and Engagement organizational chart

Oregon State University Administrative Structure Organizational Chart

About Us Program Resource

Oregon State University Administrative Structure Organizational Chart