Jackelyn Martin, M.P.A.

Jackelyn Martin

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Extension Educator



Jackie Martin is a Michigan State University Extension Educator with statewide 4-H leadership and civic engagement responsibilities housed primarily in Washtenaw County (Ann Arbor), Michigan. Jackie focuses on providing opportunities for youth to develop leadership skills and helps youth find their voice in democratic and community processes through an understanding of civic engagement. Jackie also works with adults to help them recognize the value of youth voice in decision-making. Jackie teaches youth a variety of tools to assist them in group decision-making including parliamentary procedure and consensus building tools including facilitation techniques.

In addition, Jackie serves as a supervisor for 4-H Program Coordinators in District 12, covering Hillsdale, Jackson, Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe, and Washtenaw counties and travels frequently throughout the district.

Jackie holds a Master of Public Administration with an emphasis in nonprofit leadership. Jackie provides leadership to statewide programs including the Michigan 4-H State Youth Leadership Council and 4-H Capitol Experience.