The 4-H Volunteer Connection:
From Sea to Shining Sea
Join a NATIONAL conference hosted by the Volunteer Conference of Southern States
Session Proposals are Open
Submissions may be submitted online or through the website
Welcome! Dr. Doug Steele, Keynote Speaker
Dr. Doug Steele, Director of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension program since 2012, connects with volunteers and staff with an understanding of positive youth development. Having worked as Vice President for External Relations and Director of Extension for Montana State University, Assistant Director and State 4-H Program Leader at Colorado State University, specialist for Volunteerism and Leadership at Purdue University and 4-H Specialist at Texas A&M, Dr. Steele's experience brings understanding and passion to the work of volunteers. Dr. Steele kickoff the conference setting the stage for the connections of the event.