Cooperative Extension Contra Costa
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Cooperative Extension Contra Costa

Staff Directory

County Director Alameda & Contra Costa Counties/Urban Agriculture Advisor

Photo of Rob Bennaton Rob Bennaton
Title: County Director in Alameda/Contra Costa and Bay Area Urban Agriculture Advisor
Specialty: Small Scale Food Production and Soil Quality/Resource Management
Address:
University of California Cooperative Extension – Alameda County
224 W. Winton Avenue
Rm 134
Hayward, CA 94544
Phone: 510-670-5621
Email: rbennaton@ucanr.edu

 

Office Staff

Photo of Sheree Nuxoll Sheree Nuxoll
Title: UCCE Office Manager
Address:
2380 Bisso Lane
Suite B
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: 925-608-6674
Email: slnuxoll@ucanr.edu

 

Delta Crops

Photo of Michelle Leinfelder-Miles Ph.D. Michelle Leinfelder-Miles Ph.D.
Title: Farm Advisor
Specialty: Crop Production, Soil and Water Quality, the Delta
Address:
Cooperative Extension San Joaquin County
2101 East Earhart Avenue, Suite 200
Stockton, CA 95206
Phone: 209-953-6100
Email: mmleinfeldermiles@ucanr.edu

 

Commercial Agriculture

Photo of Janet Caprile Janet Caprile
Title: Farm Advisor
Specialty: Commercial fruit, nut, vine, vegetable, field, specialty crops
Address:
Cooperative Extension
2380 Bisso Lane, Suite B
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: (925) 608-6692
Email: jlcaprile@ucanr.edu

 

Food and Money

Eli Figueroa
Title: Community Nutrition Educator
Address:
2380 Bisso Lane
Suite B
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: (925) 608-6678
Fax: (925) 608-6697
Email: eifigueroa@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Santos Lopez Santos Lopez
Title: Community Nutrition Educator
Address:
Cooperative Extension
2380 Bisso Lane
Suite B
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: (925) 608-6680
Fax: (925) 608-6697
Email: sanlopez@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Carla M. Moore Carla M. Moore
Title: EFNEP Administrative Assistant
Specialty: Alameda and Contra Costa Counties
Address:
2380 Bisso Lane
Suite B
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: (925) 608-6675
Fax: (925) 608-6697
Email: carmoore@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Marisa Neelon Marisa Neelon
Title: Nutrition, Family & Consumer Sciences Advisor
Address:
2380 Bisso Lane
Suite B
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: (925) 608-6681
Fax: 925-608-6697
Email: mqneelon@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Adan Osoria Adan Osoria
Title: Community Nutrition Educator
Specialty: Youth EFNEP Educator
Address:
Cooperative Extension
2380 Bisso Lane
Suite B
Concord, CA 94520
Fax: 925-608-6697
Email: jaosoria@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Leah Sourbeer Leah Sourbeer
Title: Nutrition Program Supervisor
Specialty: EFNEP
Address:
2380 Bisso Lane
Suite B
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: (925) 608-6676
Fax: (925) 608-6697
Email: ljelmazati@ucanr.edu

 

Home Gardening and Master Gardeners

Photo of Dawn Kooyumjian Dawn Kooyumjian
Title: Master Gardener Program Coordinator -Alameda and Contra Costa Counties
Address:
Cooperative Extension
2380 Bisso Lane
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: 925-608-6682
Fax: (925) 608-6697
Email: dakooyumjian@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Dr Igor Lacan Dr Igor Lacan
Title: Interim County Co-Director in San Mateo/San Francisco and Bay Area Environmental Horticulture Advisor
Specialty: Urban Forestry
Address:
Cooperative Extension San Mateo-San Francisco Counties
1500 Purisima Creek Road
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: 650-276-7428
Email: ilacan@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Dr Andrew Mason Sutherland BCE Dr Andrew Mason Sutherland BCE
Title: Integrated Pest Management Advisor
Specialty: urban IPM of arthropods
Address:
University of California Cooperative Extension – Alameda County
224 W. Winton Avenue
Rm 134
Hayward, CA 94544
Phone: 510-670-5624
Fax: 510-670-5671
Email: amsutherland@ucanr.edu

 

Natural Resources

Photo of Sheila J. Barry Sheila J. Barry
Title: County Director Santa Clara / Livestock and Natural Resources Advisor, San Francisco Bay Area
Specialty: Rangeland Ecology and Management, Beef Cattle Production, Rangeland Conservation, Grazing Management,
Address:
UCCE Santa Clara County
1553 Berger Drive, Bldg. 1
San Jose, CA 95112
Phone: (408) 282-3106
Email: sbarry@ucanr.edu

 

4-H Youth Development Program - Club Information

Photo of Dr Charles Go Dr Charles Go
Title: 4-H Youth Development Advisor - Alameda and Contra Costa Counties
Specialty: Applied research and extension of knowledge in the areas of fostering and implementing programs that focus on youth life skills development and working with communities to build capacities to support youth development.
Phone: 510-963-0659
Email: cggo@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Dinah McFarlane Dinah McFarlane
Title: 4-H Program Representative
Specialty: Alameda & Contra Costa County Youth Development
Phone: 925-608-6690
Fax: 925-608-6697
Email: dmcfarlane@ucanr.edu

 

Photo of Brenda C. Vales Brenda C. Vales
Title: 4-H Program Representative
Phone: 925-608-6690
Email: bcvales@ucanr.edu

 
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