Client Relations Manager, Area 9
Stephanie Shirk has worked for over 15 years as a communications consultant and non-profit organization manager for a diverse range of organizations, including New Holland Agriculture, Fritz & Associates and The Pennsylvania FFA Foundation. Prior to joining Penn State Extension, she also worked as a Development Specialist at Penn State Harrisburg for the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.
Growing up on a dairy farm in Nebraska and graduating from Millersville University with a degree in Speech Communication, Stephanie’s varied background in agriculture, communications, public relations, organizational management, development and digital media provides a solid foundation for coordinating Penn State Extension’s efforts for Lancaster, Lebanon, Chester, Schuylkill and Berks counties.
Stephanie and her husband Jim live on the family’s Bicentennial Family Farm in eastern Lancaster County with their three children, Samantha, Sarah and Luke.