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Community Connector: Susan Colbert Recognized by Outreach and Engagement

The Ohio State Office of Outreach and Engagement recently recognized Susan Colbert, community engagement and expansion program director with OSU Extension in Franklin County, as a Community Connector. Susan Colbert and her team have collaborated with community, corporate, civic, collegiate, and church partners to help transform the Weinland Park neighborhood into a “neighborhood of choice.” Through this community engaged model, OSU Extension co-located staff in the neighborhood; have offered community-driven, Extension-based programs, services and resources; and forged unique partnerships with individuals, families and community stakeholders and much more. Read the Q&A with Susan online.