About Us

Jackson County Extension is a partnership between:
STATE - University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences,
FEDERAL - United States Department of Agriculture, and
COUNTY - Jackson County Board of County Commission to provide scientific knowledge and expertise to the public.

Operating as part of the University's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Extension serves each of the state's sixty-seven counties by providing information and conducting educational programs on issues such as sustainable agriculture, competitiveness in world markets, natural resource conservation, energy conservation, food safety, child and family development, consumer credit counseling, and youth development.

Location & Contact Information

Jackson County Extension Office
2741 Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 3
Marianna, FL 32448

Map & Directions

Phone: (850) 482-9620
Fax: (850) 482-9287

Our Staff

Doug Mayo

County Extension Director

Extension Agent III
Hometown: Bartow, Florida
BS Degree in Animal Science
University of Florida
MS Degree in Ag Education
University of Florida

Specialties                                                Livestock
Forages                                                            Youth Livestock
Farm Ponds

Doug Mayo
  Charles Brasher

Rob Trawick

Horticulture Agent

Extension Agent II                                         Hometown: Montgomery, AL                                MS Degree in Ornamental Horticulture, Auburn University                                                   BS Degree in Ornamental Horticulture, Auburn University

Specialties                                             

Landscape Horticulture                         Vegetable Gardens                                      Master Gardeners Coordinator

Amanda Griffin

Family & Consumer Science Agent

Extension Agent I                                         Hometown: Altha, FL                                             BS Degree in Family & Consumer Sciences, Florida State University

Specialties

Housing                                                          Money Management                                       Food, Nutrition, & Health

Ben Knowles

4-H Agent

Extension Agent I                                  Hometown: Perry, FL
BS Degree in Biological Sciences
MS Degree in Secondary Science Teaching
Florida State University

Specialties

4-H
Youth Education

WANTED

Regional IPM Agent

Extension Agent II                                  Hometown:                                                             MS Degree in

Specialties

Cotton
Field Crops Forestry & Wildlife
Pest Management

Pesticide Training

Barbara Pledger

                                                                                     Administrative Support III

Office Manager

Katrina Florence

                                                                                     Administrative Support II
Hometown: Marianna, FL
AA Degree, Chipola Jr. College

Primary Support

Family & Consumer Science
Cotton
Pest Management

Katrina Florence

Sharon McRoy

                                                                             Administrative Support II
Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Primary Support

4-H
Pesticide Training

Sharon McRoy

Annette Hagans

                                                                                  Administrative Support I
Hometown: Altha, FL

Primary Support

Receptionist

Annette Hagans

Patti Peacock

                                                                                  4-H Program Assistant
Hometown: Apalachicola

Primary Support

4-H Program

Patti Peacock

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