NC Cooperative Extension

Meet Our Staff

County Extension Director

Photo of Dr. Carl MatyacDr. Carl MatyacCounty Extension Director (919) 245-2051 carl_matyac@ncsu.eduOrange County

4-H Youth Development

Photo of Shelia BeasleyShelia Beasley4-H Program Associate (919) 245-2056 shelia_beasley@ncsu.eduOrange CountyPhoto of Sheronda WitterSheronda WitterExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development (919) 245-2057 sheronda_witter@ncsu.eduOrange County

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Photo of Mart BumgarnerMart BumgarnerAssistant Extension Agent, Agriculture - Livestock & Field Crops (919) 245-2062 mebumgar@ncsu.eduOrange CountyPhoto of Mike LanierMike LanierArea Agent, Agribusiness (919) 245-2063 mlanier@orangecountync.govOrange County

Family and Consumer Sciences

Photo of Lisa BenaventeLisa BenaventeNorth Central District EFNEP Extension Associate (919) 245-2054 lisa_benavente@ncsu.eduOrange CountyPhoto of Megan BerthiaumeMegan BerthiaumeProgram Assistant, Family and Consumer Sciences - EFNEP (919) 245-2066 mcberthi@ncsu.eduOrange CountyPhoto of Ivelisse Colon DiazIvelisse Colon DiazExtension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences (919) 245-2055 icolond@ncsu.eduOrange CountyPhoto of Suyapa Mejia-GuevaraSuyapa Mejia-GuevaraNutrition Program Assistant, EFNEP (919) 245-2069 suyapa_mejia-guevara@ncsu.eduOrange County


Photo of Kay EvansKay EvansCounty Extension Administrative Assistant (919) 245-2059 kay_evans@ncsu.eduOrange County

Area Specialized Agents

These agents specialize in specific areas of agriculture and natural resource management and serve many counties. While their knowledge and expertise is available to residents of Orange County Center, they may not be present in the Orange County Center. Please contact the Orange County Center for assistance and initial consultation.

Photo of Daniel CampeauDaniel CampeauArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Poultry Serves 27 CountiesBased out of Chatham County(919) 542-8202 dccampea@ncsu.eduChatham County Photo of Marti DayMarti DayArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Dairy Serves 25 CountiesBased out of Chatham County(919) 542-8202 marti_day@ncsu.eduChatham County Photo of Erin EureErin EureArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture - Commercial Fruits & Vegetables Serves 35 CountiesBased out of Gates County(252) 357-1400 erin_eure@ncsu.eduGates County Photo of Stacey JonesStacey JonesArea Specialized Agent - Nursery and Greenhouse Serves 29 CountiesBased out of Cabarrus County(704) 920-3310 (Office) stacey_jones@ncsu.eduCabarrus County