We are happy to announce that Maggie Reiter has accepted the position of Extension Educator - Turfgrass with University of Minnesota Extension. Maggie has been with University of California Cooperative Extension since 2016. Prior to that, she earned both her undergraduate and Master’s degrees at the University of Minnesota. Maggie has done an excellent job building a turfgrass Extension program in her current position in central California, and we are excited for her to build upon prior Extension efforts in Minnesota.
Maggie will be working for University of Minnesota Extension to provide statewide technical assistance and educational programming leadership for professional turfgrass personnel as well as homeowners in urban areas. She will collaborate closely with our turfgrass science research program, campus faculty, other Extension Educators, industry representatives and other stakeholders to extend research into the community. Maggie will officially join UMN Extension on September 8. Welcome Maggie!