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Trisha Sheehan

Extension educator and associate Extension professor

Trisha Sheehan

Trisha focuses on improving the quality of learning environments and making the 4-H program welcoming to all youth. She also supports newer staff through a collaborative approach with the Youth Development Learn and Lead cohort and has supervises program staff. 

She also leads operations in the southwest region of the state, ensuring best practices are followed in finances, enrollment and risk management.


Academic degrees and experience

Selected publications

Harrington, R.M., Sheehan, T., Blyth, D. (2011). Examining the Reasons and Relationships Between Why Youth Join, Stay in, and Leave 4-HJournal of Youth Development, Volume 6, Number 2, Article 110602FA003.

Harrington, R.M., Sheehan, T., & Blyth, D. (2010). Minnesota 4-H Retention Study Brief. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota.



320-235-0726, ext. 2007
Mid-Central Research and Outreach Center, Willmar

Reviewed in 2019

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