Penn State Extension Announces New Educator

Penn State Extension announced the appointment of Laurie Welch as the Family and Consumer Science Educator for Lycoming and Clinton Counties.

Welch has worked as an Extension Educator in the Clinton County office for more than 13 years and as an Early Learning Specialist for Penn State for more than a year.

Welch has a master’s degree in public health education and is a certified health education specialist and will be focusing her educational program in that area on such programs as Dining with Diabetes and Strong Women. Laurie can be contacted through the Lycoming County Extension Office at 433-3040, the Clinton County Extension Office at 726-0022 or