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JoLynn Miller

Central Sierra Director & 4-H Youth Development Advisor
Central Sierra Cooperative Extension
Physical Address
52 North Washington
Sonora, CA 95370
jlmiller@ucanr.edu Create VCard

Also in:
Amador County
Calaveras County
El Dorado County
Tuolumne County



M.S. Agricultural/Extension Education, Montana State University, Bozeman. 2010
B.S. Agricultural Science/Education, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. 2005


  • Distinguished Service Award Outstanding Research - Advisor
    Presented by UC ANR,  2018
  • Excellence in Teamwork Specialty Award
    Presented by National Association of Extension 4-H Agents,  2018
  • North Central Region-Excellence in Volunteerism
    Presented by National Association of Extension 4-H Agents,  2018
  • STAR
    Presented by UC ANR,  2018
  • Achievement in Service Award
    Presented by National Association of Extension 4-H Agents,  2015


Volunteer Development, Experiential Learning, Program Planning

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Peer Reviewed

  • Lewis, Kendra M.; Borba, John, et al. (2019). Effective Communication of 4-H Program Essentials to 4-H Families. Journal of Extension. 57:3. June. https://www.joe.org/joe/2019june/tt5.php
  • Borba, John; Hill, Russell, et al. (2019). UC 4-H Handbook for Families. UCANR Publications. 8671. https://anrcatalog.ucanr.edu/Details.aspx?itemNo=8671
  • Lewis, Kendra M.; Ewers, Timothy, et al. (2018). Addressing Retention in Youth Programs: A Survey for Understanding Families' Experiences. Journal of Extension. 56:3. June. https://www.joe.org/joe/2018june/tt3.php
  • Worker, S.M.; Hill, R.D., et al. (2015). "Exploring the Effectiveness of a Retreat Method for Extension Staff." Journal of Extension 53(6)
  • Miller, J; Arnold, S (2012). "Produce Your Own: A Community Gardening Program." Journal of Extension 50(2)
  • Arnold, S.; Miller, J., et al. (2011). "Adding Value to Professional Conferences for Graduate Students." North American College and Teachers of Agriculture Journal 55(2)

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