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GAE4-HA has ten Standing Committees. You may choose your committee assignment during the membership drive.  For the 2020 Committee List click here.   Those who did not select a committee are listed here.

The committees are:

  • Diversity: provides diversity education for members to use in the workplace with youth programs
  • Life Members: this committee is exclusively for GAE4-HA members that have retired from the Extension/4-H profession
  • Media: inform GAE4-HA membership by keeping the Association connected by sharing impactful programs, achievements, and events that are vital to our Association.
  • Member Recognition: promote professional awards process, assist with judging awards, and preparing awards for presentation at the annual meeting
  • Oceans of Fun: works to plan, implement, and evaluate the Oceans of Fun program at the GAEL Conference each summer
  • Policy and Resolution: reviews and maintains GAE4-HA by-laws and disseminates NAE4-HA professional development standards to members
  • Professional Development: works to provide professional development workshops and updates throughout the year for GAE4-HA members; coordinates workshop and poster sessions during annual meeting
  • Programs:  gather and convey 4-H project suggestions and/or recommendations to appropriate specialist/staff
  • Public Relations and Information: markets the 4-H profession by developing and sharing 4-H marketing items at county, state, and national level
  • Research and Evaluation: works to provide resources and training on program evaluation and the latest research on positive youth development