Erika Leslie Garner

Erika Garner

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Nutrition and Physical Activity Training Coordinator
Jackson County Extension Office



Erika is the Michigan State University Nutrition and Physical Activity Training Coordinator for MSU Extension's Health and Nutrition Institute. She began her career with MSU Extension in 2015 as a Community Nutrition Instructor focused on offering nutrition education classes to low-income residents of Jackson County. She transition to the Training Coordinator role in 2016 and now focuses on offering onboarding and curriculum trainings, professional development opportunities and creating resources and materials to support the community nutrition instructors statewide as they offer programming in their counties. She earned her Masters in Public Health at Michigan State University in 2020.